Vatican Radio: Cardinals gather for pre-Consistory day of prayer and reflection

19 11 2010

The College of Cardinals gathers this morning for a day of prayer and reflection ahead of Saturday’s Ordinary Public Consistory for the Creation of New Cardinals. The day is divided into morning and evening sessions, and will address 5 different themes: the Church’s response to the sex abuse crisis; the liturgy in the life of the Church; the unique role of Christ as divine mediator of salvation and the role of the Church in the plan and economy of salvation, as expressed in the Doctrinal Instruction Dominus Iesus; the ecumenical initiative Anglicanorum coetibus; the importance of and present challenges to religious liberty around the world.

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