Last article of "Cardinals' Documents"
Exclusive to ZENIT, we publish below the full text of a letter to priests just released by Cardinal Mauro Piacenza,Major Penitentiary of theApostolic Penitentiary. Cardinal Piacenza was until last year the prefect of the Congregation for Clergy. *** Dearest friends, Gathered spiritually in the Cen...read more
Articles from "Cardinals' Documents"
Here is the statement by Cardinal Sean O'Malley on yesterday's tragic bombing at the Boston Marathon that took the lives of 3 people and injured hundreds. * * * The Archdiocese of Boston …read more
At 11:00 am this morning in the Clementine Hall of the Vatican Apostolic Palace, the Holy Father met with the Cardinals present in Rome, for his farewell address. Here is a translation of the …read more
Here is the statement by Cardinal Keith O'Brien regarding the announcement that Pope Benedict XVI has accepted his resignation today as Archbishop of Saint Andrews and Edinburgh. * * * …read more
Here is a statement issued Tuesday by Cardinal John Tong, bishop of Hong Kong, in response to the Holy Father's resignation. * * * Heartfelt Thanks to the Holy Father, Pope Benedict XVI Our …read more
Here is a translation of the brief statement by Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, the Pope's secretary of state and the cardinal camerlengo, at the end of this evening's Ash Wednesday Mass, over …read more