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Pope installs new cardinals, including first African-American

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The cardinals were installed in a ceremony, known as a consistory, that was markedly slimmed down because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Pope installs new cardinals, including first African-American

By Reuters | 10 months ago

Pope announces new group of Roman Catholic cardinals

Pope announces new group of Roman Catholic cardinals

Pope Francis said on Sunday he would elevate 17 Roman Catholic prelates to the high rank of cardinal, including 13 who are under 80 years old and thus eligible to enter a conclave that will one day choose his successor.

Reuters | 5 years ago

Pope to create 19 new cardinals, many from outside Europe

Pope Francis will create his first batch of cardinals on Saturday, with nine of the 19 coming from South America, Africa and Asia.

-AFP | 7 years ago

Pope adds two Africans to list of 19 new cardinals

Burkina Faso’s Ouagadougou Archbishop Philippe Nakellentuba Ouédraogo, who turned down seats in the country’s Senate offered by President Blaise Compaoré in the name of the poor, is among 19 new cardinals that have been named by Pope Francis.

Martin Mutua | 7 years ago

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