Cardinal Camillo Ruini Archives - Crux



  • Meet the man who could define what a ‘Francis bishop’ means

    Meet the man who could define what a ‘Francis bishop’ means

    • May 26, 2017

    In general, the president of a national bishops’ conference may be an important post domestically, but it doesn’t have great international interest. The one exception tends to be Italy, where the president of the conference is presumed to be a role model for bishops trying to reflect the current pope’s vision, and now the Italians have a new prelate at the helm.

  • Medjugorje envoy: Pope interested in development of site’s popular piety

    Medjugorje envoy: Pope interested in development of site’s popular piety

    • Mar 31, 2017

    Polish Archbishop Henryk Hoser, tapped by Francis to study the pastoral situation of the site of the alleged Marian apparitions, is currently in Medjugorje. Although the scope of his mission is to study the pastoral situation, he also said that it has a “supplementary character” to the doctrinal one done by the Vatican between 2011 and 2014.