College of Cardinals

The Church’s new cardinals – who’s who?

Who are the 13 new cardinals created by Pope Francis from around the world? They hail from Africa, Asia, the Americas and Europe… By Vatican News, November 28, 2020 Here are brief biographies of the Church’s newest cardinals. Cardinal Mario Grech of Malta is the general secretary of... read more

Cardinal Re elected new dean of the College of Cardinals

By Courtney Mares, Catholic News Agency, January 25, 2020 Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re has been elected the new dean of the College of Cardinals with Cardinal Leonardo Sandri as vice-dean. Re, 85, will serve a five-year term under the new term limits created by Pope Francis in a motu... read more