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The dean of the College of Cardinals conferred the red hat on 98-year-old Loris Francesco Capovilla on Saturday, an honor that recognized his service as personal secretary of Pope John XXIII. Cardinal Capovilla was not present at the Feb. 22 consistory because of his age and frailty. Cardinal Capovilla receive...read more
Articles from section "College of Cardinals"
The Church is called to acknowledge the beauty and importance of the family for the world and for humanity. This was the reflection Pope Francis shared with the College of Cardinals this …read more
Archbishop Loris Capovilla, the 98 year old former personal secretary of Pope John XXIII, will not be attending the consistory on Saturday where he will be created a cardinal. The …read more
The (G8) Council of Cardinals has presented several proposals to the Holy Father at the conclusion of its meetings. Fr. Federico Lombardi, director of the Holy See Press Office, informed …read more
The second day of the 3rd meeting of the Council of Cardinals - colloquially known as the C8 or G8 -focused on the Institute for Works of Religion (IOR), known in the media as the Vatican …read more
After hosting Pope Francis on his first international trip as Pontiff -- World Youth Day in Brazil -- the leader of the Archdiocese of Rio de Janeiro has now been named a cardinal. ZENIT …read more