Elevation to the cardinalate
is a particular honour because those in the role are directly concerned in the spiritual leadership of the 1.
Moving into the seventeenth century, Karin Wolfe and David Marshall describe struggles for power within the Barberini and Patrizi families, who put their elder sons in charge of their households and lined up a Cardinalate
for their younger "heir to spare" (or in the case of the Barbarini, for two brothers who became Cardinals and bitter rivals).
The events surrounding Archbishop Pell's elevation to the cardinalate
commenced with a Mass celebrated by the Archbishop for his party at the Basilica of S.
Journet's elevation to the cardinalate
in 1965 allowed him to give several speeches during the last sessions of Vatican II.
It was finally agreed between McNally and Bennett that Archbishop Sinnott would be asked to go to London and Rome to meet with British and Vatican officials and communicate the wish of the Prime Minister of Canada that an English-speaking Canadian be raised to the dignity of the Cardinalate
In advancing four members of the Roman Curia to the cardinalate
, Pope Francis has made his first major mistake, which may ultimately undermine his attempts at reforming the Vatican.
Interestingly, the Pope who summoned the Council, Paul III, was a relative of Pope Alexander who had raised him to the Cardinalate
Generous loans secured profitable papal contracts, and the convergence of family, city, and papal interests led Julius II to bring Bendinello Sauli into the Curia in 1503 and raise him to the Cardinalate
The impact of Maffeo's promotion to the cardinalate
further widened his social distance from Buonarroti, opening the way for a full patron-client relationship to emerge.
traces the origin of the cardinalate
to the twelfth century and thus the gradual growth of the conclave or elective process whereby the princes of the Church selected the new Bishop of Rome amid the political intrigue and ecclesial rivalries that characterized the papacy of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.
Which traditional cardinalate
sees might cease to get a cardinal?
Scaglia somehow became an enemy of Richelieu, and this probably was the main reason he never made the big jump to the cardinalate