Cardinal Edward Egan, Former Archbishop of New York, Dead at 82
Cardinal Edward Egan, former head of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, died at a hospital in Manhattan Thursday. He was 82 years old.
Sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic archdiocese of Boston
The sexual abuse scandal in Boston archdiocese was part of a series of Catholic sex abuse cases in the United States and Ireland. In early 2002, Boston Globe coverage of a series of criminal prosecuti...
Zenon Grocholewski
Zenon Grocholewski (born 11 October 1939) is a Polish-born Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, who was elevated to the cardinalate in 2001. He serves as Prefect of the Congregation for Catholic Edu...
Cardinal Edward Egan, Former Archbishop of New York, Dead at 82
Cardinal Edward Egan, former head of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, died at a hospital in Manhattan Thursday. He was 82 years old.
Lucas Moreira Neves
Lucas Moreira Neves O.P. (16 September 1925 – 8 September 2002) was a Brazilian Cardinal Bishop and Prefect of the Congregation for Bishops.Neves was born in São João del Rei, in Minas Gerais state, B...
Religion and AIDS
The relationship between religion and HIV/AIDS is complicated, and often controversial. Controversies have mainly revolved around LGBT people and condom use.
Many religious charities provide servi...
Antonio Cañizares Llovera
Antonio Cañizares Llovera (born 15 October 1945) is a Spanish Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church who currently serves as the Archbishop of Valencia. He is the former Prefect of the Congregation for...
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Sebastiano Baggio
Sebastiano Baggio (16 May 1913 – 22 March 1993) was an Italian cardinal, the President of the Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State in 1984 and the prefect of the Sacred Congregation for Bishop...
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Santos Abril y Castelló
Santos Abril y Castelló (born 21 September 1935) is the archpriest of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore since his appointment on 21 November 2011. He was elected by his fellow members of the Commis...
Raymond Leo Burke
Raymond Leo Burke (born June 30, 1948) is an American cardinal prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He serves as the patron of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, a position widely interpreted as ...
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Zygmunt Zimowski
Zygmunt Zimowski (born 7 April 1949) is a Polish prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He has been the president of the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Health Care Workers since his appoin...
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Ernesto Civardi
Ernesto Civardi (October 21, 1906—November 28, 1989) was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church who served as Secretary of the Sacred Congregation for Bishops from 1967 to 1979, and wa...
André Vingt-Trois
André Armand Vingt-Trois ([andʁe aʁmɑ̃ vɛ̃‿tʁwa]) (born 7 November 1942) is a French cardinal of the Catholic Church. He currently serves as Archbishop of Paris, having previously served as Archbishop...
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Francesco Carpino
Francesco Carpino S.T.D. (18 May 1905 – 5 October 1993) was a Roman Catholic Cardinal and Archbishop of Palermo. He was born in Palazzolo Acreide, Sicily, Italy as the third of five children of Salva...
Lorenzo Baldisseri
Lorenzo Baldisseri (born 29 September 1940 in Pisa) has been the Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops since his appointment was announced by Pope Francis on 21 September 2013; previously, he had ...
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Gaetano de Lai
Gaetano de Lai (26 July 1853–24 October 1928) was an Italian cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He was part of the Roman Curia. He was an outspoken defender of the French monarchist Action...
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Three Secrets of Fátima
The Three Secrets of Fátima consist of a series of apocalyptic visions and prophecies which by some are believed to have been given to three young Portuguese shepherds, Lúcia Santos and her cousins Ja...
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Justin Francis Rigali
Justin Francis Rigali (born April 19, 1935) is an American cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He was the eighth Archbishop of Philadelphia, having previously served as Archbishop of St. Louis from...
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Jean-Louis Tauran
Jean-Louis Pierre Tauran (Latin: Ioannes Aloisius Petrus Tauran; born 5 April 1943) is a French cardinal of the Catholic Church. He is the president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Di...
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Giuseppe Bertello
Giuseppe Bertello (born 1 October 1942) is a Catholic prelate and Cardinal currently serving as the President of the Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State and President of the Governorate of Va...
Tarcisio Bertone
Tarcisio Pietro Evasio Bertone, S.D.B. (born 2 December 1934) is an Italian prelate and a Vatican diplomat. A cardinal of the Catholic Church, he has served as Archbishop of Vercelli from 1991 to 1995...
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Francesco Monterisi
Francesco Marco Nicola Monterisi (born 28 May 1934) is an Italian cardinal of the Catholic Church.
After his elementary and secondary studies in Barletta, he entered the Pontifical Minor Seminary,...
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Giovanni Battista Re
Giovanni Battista Re (born 30 January 1934) is an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church whose service has been primarily in the Roman Curia. He is the Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for...
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Niccola Clarelli Parracciani
Niccola Clarelli Parracciani (12 April 1799 – 7 July 1872) was a Catholic Cardinal and was Arch-Priest of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.He was also Camerlengo of the Sacred College of Card...
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Francisco Robles Ortega
Francisco Robles Ortega (born 2 March 1949) is a Mexican Cardinal of the Catholic Church, having been elevated to the cardinalate in 2007. He currently serves as Archbishop of Guadalajara. Cardinal Ro...
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Donald Wuerl
Donald William Wuerl (born November 12, 1940) is an American cardinal of the Catholic Church. He is the sixth Archbishop of Washington, serving since 2006. He previously served as Auxiliary Bishop of ...
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Bernardin Gantin
Bernardin Gantin (8 May 1922 – 13 May 2008) was a prominent Beninese cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Metropolitan Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cotonou and then a...
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Pietro Parolin
Pietro Parolin (/ˈpjetro paroˈliŋ/ born 17 January 1955) is an Italian cardinal of the Catholic Church. He has served as the Secretary of State since 15 October 2013. He was elevated to the cardinalat...
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