Pope names cardinals for Laos, Mali, Sweden, Spain, El Salvador

May 22, 2017

Pope names cardinals for Laos, Mali, Sweden, Spain, El Salvador

In a surprise announcement Sunday, Pope Francis named new cardinals for Spain, El Salvador and three countries where Catholics are a tiny minority: Mali, Laos and Sweden. “Their origin, from different parts of the world, manifests the universality of the Church spread out all ...