Czech cardinal who washed windows and defied communist regime dies at 84
Mar 21, 2017
Pope Francis has paid tribute to Cardinal Miloslav Vlk's 'tenacious fidelity to Christ despite privation and persecution'
Czech Cardinal Miloslav Vlk, who washed windows and ministered underground during communism, died of cancer on March 18 in Prague at the age of 84.
The retired archbishop of Prague was elected the first East European president of the Council of European Bishops