EXPRESSCardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor dies, aged 85
The Cardinal was the former leader of the Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales.
A spokesman for the Catholic Church confirmed the former Archbishop of Westminster's death.
Earlier today the church published a message from Cardinal Cormac.
The church said: "Cardinal Cormac has written to Cardinal Vincent asking that a short message be conveyed to the priests, religious and faithful of the Westminster diocese.
"Cardinal Vincent has asked that priests share it with their parishioners, knowing that they will keep Cardinal Cormac firmly in their prayers."
In his message, Cardinal Cormac wrote: "My dear Cardinal Vincent,