- Feb 26, 2021
Two top Vatican cardinals, one of whom was seen talking with Pope Francis on Friday, have tested positive for COVID-19. One of them is in the hospital, fighting off pneumonia.
Under Pope Francis, there’s a river of news every day, often making it hard to separate the important from the ephemeral. In that light, here’s a run-down of stories from the past year whose lasting significance still hasn’t been fully digested.
Cardinal Giuseppe Bertello, president of the commission governing Vatican City State, will visit Ghana and celebrate a Mass in honor its 60th anniversary of independence. Diplomatic relations between Ghana and the Vatican have been promoting peace in the area for 40 years.