Pope appoints presidents for October Synod meeting
Catholic World News - February 21, 2014
Pope Francis has appointed three co-presidents for the October meeting of the Synod of Bishops, which will concentrate on the family.
Cardinals Andre Vingt-Trois of Paris, Luis Tagle of Manila, and Raymundo Damasceno Assis of Aparecida, Brazil will share the presidential duties at the October meeting.
Cardinal Peter Erdo of Budapest had already been named the general rapporteur, and Archbishop Bruno Forte of Chieti-Vasto, Italy had been appointed the special secretary for the Synod.
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!
Our Fall Campaign
Progress toward our year-end goal ($117,141 to go):
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!