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Remember Christ’s compassion, Pope preaches as he creates 13 new cardinals

October 07, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: “Do we have a lively awareness of this compassion that God feels for us?”, Pope Francis preached as he created 13 new cardinals during on ordinary public consistory on October 5 (video). There are now 225 members of the College of Cardinals, 128 of whom are under 80 and thus eligible to vote in a papal election.

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