Cardinal Raymond Burke is seen at a Sept. 7, 2017, Summorum Pontificum pilgrimage event at the Vatican.
Cardinal Raymond Burke is seen at a Sept. 7, 2017, Summorum Pontificum pilgrimage event at the Vatican. (photo: PIGAMA / Shutterstock)

Updates on the Pope’s Health and Cardinal Burke’s Vatican Residence (Dec. 2)

Poor health is keeping Pope Francis from a trip to Dubai this weekend where he was to participate in the United Nations COP28 climate conference. Nevertheless, the Pope has still kept a rather busy schedule. This week we talk about the Pope’s health and other news from the Vatican, including the Cardinal Burke situation. The Register’s Jonathan Leidl joins us from Rome.

Cardinal-elect Víctor Manuel Fernández was appointed by Pope Francis on July 1, 2023, to become the next prefect for the Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith.

What Is Inclusive Language and Why Is It Dangerous?

While some of these changes are not that dramatic or noticeable in English, introducing inclusive wording in languages such as Spanish, where nouns are either grammatically masculine or feminine, becomes quite obvious due to the novel alteration of noun endings.