Pope appoints Cardinal O’Malley to CDF post

Pope Francis appointed Boston’s Cardinal Sean O’Malley, OFM Cap. a member of the Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. The appointment was announced in a Vatican communiqué on Jan. 14.

The cardinal is already a member of the pope’s Council of Cardinals and president of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors.

For the Catholic News Agency (Jan. 14, 2017), click here.

For the Vatican communiqué, click here.