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Cardinal Zen: Vatican Secretary of State lies about China accord

October 08, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal Joseph Zen has angrily denied the claim by Cardinal Pietro Parolin that Pope Benedict XVI approved the terms of a secret Vatican accord with Beijing. Saying that the claim is “sickening,” Cardinal Zen said of the Secretary of State: “Parolin knows he is lying, he knows that I know he is a liar, he knows that I will tell everyone that he is a liar.”

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  • Posted by: wenner1687 - Oct. 10, 2020 3:41 PM ET USA

    GOD BLESS CARDINAL ZEN! If I were a betting man, I would bet Parolin is the next Pope. He has Bergoglio's agenda but is more of an intellectual, and less of an embarrassing loose canon who tarnishes the Papal "brand"; Yet courageous Cardinal Zen just might prevent this . . . .