LIVE: Pope Francis names 13 new cardinals
Pope Francis names 13 new cardinals. The ceremony takes place in St. Peter's Basilica.
The new cardinals are:
MIGUEL ANGEL AYUSO, mccj – President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue.
JOSÉ TOLENTINO MEDONÇA – Archivist and Librarian of the Holy Roman Church
IGNATIUS SUHARYO HARDJOATMODJO – Archbishop of Jakarta (Indonesia)
JUAN DE LA CARIDAD GARCÍA RODRÍGUEZ – Archbishop de San Cristóbal of Havana (Cuba)
FRIDOLIN AMBONGO BESUNGU, o.f.m. cap – Archbishop of Kinshasa (Congo)
JEAN-CLAUDE HÖLLERICH, sj – Archbishop of Luxembourg
ALVARO L. RAMAZZINI IMERI – Bishop di Huehuetenamgo (Guatemala)
MATTEO ZUPPI – Archbishop of Bologna (Italy)
CRISTÓBAL LÓPEZ ROMERO, sdb – Archbishop of Rabat (Morocco)
MICHAEL CZERNY,, sj – Undersecretary of the Migrants and Refugees Section of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Development
Along with these new Cardinals, the pope is adding two archbishops and a bishop, all three older than 80. They cannot participate in an eventual conclave.
MICHAEL LOUIS FITZGERALD – Archbishop Emeritus of Nepte
SIGITAS TAMKEVICIUS, sj – Archbishop Emeritus of Kaunas
EUGENIO DAL CORSO, psdp – Bishop Emeritus of Benguela