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S+L BLOG: Cardinal Loris Capovilla



Today on Perspectives, our team brings us the latest in the lead-up to Sunday’s Mass of Canonization including an interview with John Allen ...read more
By Francis X. Rocca Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — When the freshly named patriarch of Venice, Cardinal Angelo Roncalli, chose 37-year-old Father Loris Capovilla as his private secretary in 1953, a skeptical adviser told the cardinal that the priest looked too sickly to bear the strain of his new job. “Then he’ll die ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Pope Francis discusses the role of women in the Church at his Wednesday General Audience, the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem calls for international efforts for peace, and Pope Francis calls Blessed John XXIII’s personal secretary to say thank you. ...read more