The cardinals who led the process of drafting the new papal document on Curial reform have disclosed details, ahead of its pending publication.
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The Pope sent letters to Cardinals George Pell, Francisco Javier Errazuriz and Laurent Monsengwo at the end of October to thank them for their service.
This week’s papal council meetings took place Feb. 26-28 at the Vatican.
The cardinals gathered Sept. 11-13 to discuss the ongoing reform.
Pope Francis and the ‘council of cardinals’ held their 20th round of meetings in Rome this week.
Holy Father continues focus on the ministry of the priesthood as pastors.
While proposals for the new dicasteries, which would be dedicated to “laity, family and life” and “justice, peace and migration,” have been on the table for some time, in this round of meetings, “the proposals were finalized and given to the Pope for his decision,” spokesman said.
The Holy Father’s council of cardinals recommended that the new congregation combine the Pontifical Councils for the Laity and Family and the Pontifical Academy of Life.
The Holy Father accepted a proposal discussed by the council of cardinals to create a new judicial entity to deal specifically with the hot-button issue.