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The Vatican confirmed on Thursday that active discussions regarding curial reform are taking place, but that “nothing formal has been decided.” Fr. Federico Lombardi, director of the Vatican press office, made this observation late Thursday morning in the Vatican press office during a briefing given on the seven...read more
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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. …read more
Cardinal Vincent Nichols was one of 19 new cardinals appointed by Pope Francis last week. The Archbishop of Westminster, who is also president of the bishops’ conference of England and Wales, …read more
Newly created Cardinal Chibly Langlois, Archbishop of Les Cayes, Haiti expressed his gratitude to Pope Francis in creating him a Cardinal, an act that gives “our small country a presence in …read more
Last Saturday, the archbishop emeritus of Pamplona, Fernando Sebastián Aguilar, became a cardinal of the Catholic Church, one of the first 19 created by the Holy Father Francis. Cardinal …read more
The 19 bishops who became cardinals on Saturday lived an intense day. In the morning the Consistory was held in Saint Peter’s Basilica, with the surprise attendance of Pope Emeritus Benedict …read more