BBC News Interviews President James Donahue on Pope Francis’ Cardinal Appointments

BBC News

BBC News Radio reached out to President James Donahue for insight into Pope Francis’ second big set of cardinal appointments. Pope Francis has named 20 new cardinals from 14 countries from every continent, including Tonga, Ethiopia and Myanmar. Donahue called the Pope’s appointments “a very significant and positive step” towards making the church “a global church,” bringing “new voices and new perspectives” to the conversation around Catholicism and the church. Listen here.

Date of Mention: 
Tuesday, January 6, 2015