Cardinal Daniel DiNardo hospitalized after stroke

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo was in a hospital in Houston Saturday, recovering from a “mild stroke,” according to a statement from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston.

Dinardo was taken to the hospital Friday night and expected to stay for a few more days, the statement said. He was then expected to be transferred to a facility for rehabilitation.

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The cardinal was said to be resting comfortably and talking with doctors and nurses.

“With so much to do, I am looking forward to getting back to work as soon as possible,” DiNardo said in a prepared statement.

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