February 27, 2012

VATICAN CITY – Here is the list of the 22 cardinals installed by Pope Benedict on Feb. 18:

  • Italian Archbishop Fernando Filoni, prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, 65.
  • Portuguese Archbishop Manuel Monteiro de Castro, major penitentiary of the Apostolic Penitentiary, 73.
  • Spanish Archbishop Santos Abril Castello, archpriest of Basilica of St. Mary Major, 76.
  • Italian Archbishop Antonio Maria Veglio, president Pontifical Council for Migrants and Travelers, 74.
  • Italian Archbishop Giuseppe Bertello, president of the commission governing Vatican City State, 69.
  • Italian Archbishop Francesco Coccopalmerio, president of the Pontifical Council for Interpreting Legislative Texts, 73.
  • Brazilian Archbishop Joao Braz de Aviz, prefect of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life, 64.
  • U.S. Archbishop Edwin O'Brien, grand master of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem, 72.
  • Italian Archbishop Domenico Calcagno, president of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Holy See, 69.
  • Italian Archbishop Giuseppe Versaldi, president of Prefecture of the Economic Affairs of the Holy See, 68.
  • Syro-Malabar Archbishop George Alencherry of India, 66.
  • Canadian Archbishop Thomas Collins of Toronto, 65.
  • Czech Archbishop Dominik Duka of Prague, 68.
  • Dutch Archbishop Willem Eijk of Utrecht, 58.
  • Italian Archbishop Giuseppe Betori of Florence, 64.
  • U.S. Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York, 62.
  • German Archbishop Rainer Maria Woelki of Berlin, 55.
  • Chinese Bishop John Tong Hon of Hong Kong, 72.
  • Romanian Archbishop Lucian Muresan, 80.
  • Belgian Father Julien Ries, expert on history of religions, 91.
  • Maltese Father Prosper Grech, biblical scholar, 86.
  • German Jesuit Father Karl Josef Becker, theologian, 83.