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O’Malley wrong choice for Vatican

RE “IN Italy, O’Malley’s name is in the mix ” (Page A1, Feb. 20):

I pray that speculation that Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley could be the next pope is a joke.

Since O’Malley has been in Boston, how many churches have closed? How much has Mass attendance declined? How many have lost faith in the church?

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The damage he’s done in the Archdiocese of Boston has been bad enough. I can’t even start to imagine the damage to the church if he becomes the next pope. I fear that if O’Malley ends up in Rome there’ll be no church left at all!

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To all those who have any say in what happens over there: please do not let this happen.

Nancy Melanson

Melrose