Last article of "Cardinals' Documents"
Here is the text of a speech given at the end of today's Mass in Manila by Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, archbishop of Manila. * * * Most Holy Father, Before you are representatives of the bishops, priests, religious men and women and lay faithful of the Philippines and of Asia. In their name I welcome you to ...read more
Articles from "Cardinals' Documents"
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
Here is the translation of the statment made by Cardinal Angelo Sodano, Dean of the College of Cardinals, after Pope Benedict XVI's announcement that he would resign from the See of St. …read more