- Feb 21, 2020
Pope Francis has named Manila Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle to a major Vatican post, in a move that could boost the Asian prelate’s chances of perhaps someday becoming pontiff himself.
All eyes are on Sri Lanka Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith after the Easter church bombings in Colombo. Now in the spotlight, Church watchers wonder: Is he now “papabile”?
For those who will be looking to support continuity with Pope Francis in the next papal election, African cardinal Peter Turkson is certainly at the top of many lists, but there are other plausible candidates, including one who may surprise you.