Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Pope confirms 2 more leaders of Roman Curia

Catholic World News - September 24, 2013

Continuing his reorganization of the Roman Curia, Pope Francis has confirmed the appointments of two presidents of pontifical Councils.

Cardinal Stanislaw Rylko will remain the president of the Pontifical Council for the Laity, a post that he has held since 2003. Archbishop Josef Clemens will remain secretary of the council; he too has been in that spot since 2003.

Cardinal Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson will remain the president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, continuing the work he began there in 2009. Bishop Mario Toso, who became secretary of the dicastery that same year, will also remain in place.

Additional sources for this story
Some links will take you to other sites, in a new window.

An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:

Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!

Progress toward our July expenses ($33,425 to go):
$35,000.00 $1,574.95
96% 4%
Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.

Subscribe for free
Shop Amazon
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Recent Catholic Commentary

Making Moral Progress? 20 hours ago
Vatican statement clarifies duties of Catholic faithful after Obergefell decision July 2
Political battles vs. sacrificial service: The Brooks paradox revisited July 2
A Baptist leader with a message the Synod of Bishops should hear June 30
'Helpful' advice for social conservatives: ignore causes, deal with effects June 30

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days
Pope approves process for holding bishops accountable in abuse cases CWN - June 10
Pope Francis’ 2nd encyclical released (includes link to full text) CWN - June 18
US Supreme Court rules all states must recognize same-sex marriage CWN - June 26
Archbishop Nienstedt, auxiliary bishop resign CWN - June 15
Cardinal Kasper: Pope never approved my proposal CWN - June 4