24 New Cardinals to be appointed on 20th. Nov.: Names announced in today’s General Audience

I. From the Roman Curia

1. Mons. Angelo Amato, S.D.B., Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints;

2. Mons. Robert Sarah, President of the Pontifical Council “Cor Unum”;

3. Mons. Francesco Monterisi, Archpriest of the Basilica Papale di San Paolo fuori le Mura;

4. Mons. Fortunato Baldelli, Apostolic Penitentiary;

5. Mons. Raymond Leo Burke, Prefect of the Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura;

6. Mons. Kurt Koch, President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity;

7. Mons. Paolo Sardi, Vice Chamberlain of the holy Roman Church;

8. Mons. Mauro Piacenza, Prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy;

9. Mons. Velasio De Paolis, C.S., President of the Prefecture for the Economic Affairs of the Holy See;

10. Mons. Gianfranco Ravasi, President of the Pontifical Council for Culture;

II. Residential Archbishops

11. S.B. Antonios Naguib, Patriarch of Alessandria dei Copti (Egypt);

12. Mons. Medardo Joseph Mazombwe, retired Archbishop of Lusaka (Zambia);

13. Mons. Raúl Eduardo Vela Chiriboga, retired Archbishop of Quito (Ecuador);

14. Mons. Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya, Archbishop of Kinshasa (Democratic Rep. of Congo);

15. Mons. Paolo Romeo, Archbishop of Palermo (Italy);

16. Mons. Donald William Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington (U.S.A);

17. Mons. Raymundo Damasceno Assis, Archbishop of Aparecida (Brazil);

18. Mons. Kazimierz Nycz, Archbishop of Warszawa (Poland);

19. Mons. Albert Malcolm Ranjith Patabendige Don, Archbishop of Colombo (Sri Lanka);

20. Mons. Reinhard Marx, Archbishop of München and Freising (Germany).

III Cardinals who are not eligible to vote in conclave

1. Mons. José Manuel Estepa Llaurens, retired Archbishop (Spain);

2. Mons. Elio Sgreccia, President of the Pontifical Academy for Life (Italy);

3. Mons. Walter Brandmüller, President of the Pontifical Committee of Sciences of History (Germany);

4. Mons. Domenico Bartolucci, Choir Master of the “Cappella Sistina” (Italy).

Source (in Italian): http://www.vatican.va/holy_father/benedict_xvi/audiences/2010/documents/hf_ben-xvi_aud_20101020_it.html

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3 Responses to 24 New Cardinals to be appointed on 20th. Nov.: Names announced in today’s General Audience

  1. shane says:

    Very predictable, but I am delighted that Archbishop Ranjith is being made cardinal


  2. mmvc says:

    Good news about ++Burke, too!

    Not many of our Church leaders present and defend Catholic moral teaching as clearly and unabashedly as he does: http://www.zenit.org/article-30652?l=english


  3. rebrites says:

    Long long time coming for Donnie Wuerl, an old Pittsburgh compatriate. He´s been a conservative stalwart all his life.


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