sabato 19 novembre 2016

Three take-aways from today’s global crop of new cardinals
(John L. Allen Jr.) Pretty much everything a pope does exercises leadership and shapes culture in the Church, whether or not it comes wrapped in a binding magisterial declaration. Today is an excellent illustration of the point, as Pope Francis will create 17 new cardinals in an event called a “consistory,” 13 of whom will be eligible to elect his successor. (...)