New Cardinal Wilton Gregory, during a consistory ceremony in Saint Peter's basilica at the Vatican on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE New Cardinal Wilton Gregory, during a consistory ceremony in Saint Peter's basilica at the Vatican on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
New Cardinal Wilton Gregory, during a consistory ceremony in Saint Peter's basilica at the Vatican on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Pope Francis

Pope Francis elevates 13 new Catholic cardinals – including first African-American

  • The ceremony was marked by the coronavirus pandemic with two of the cardinals staying at home while the rest eschewed the usual celebrations
  • The cardinal candidates were required to undergo 10 days of Vatican-mandated quarantine at the pope’s hotel

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New Cardinal Wilton Gregory, during a consistory ceremony in Saint Peter's basilica at the Vatican on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE New Cardinal Wilton Gregory, during a consistory ceremony in Saint Peter's basilica at the Vatican on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
New Cardinal Wilton Gregory, during a consistory ceremony in Saint Peter's basilica at the Vatican on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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