Consistory to create six new Cardinals

Friday, November 23, 2012

The Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI has convened an Ordinary Public Consistory on November 24, 2012, at which he will add six new members to the College of Cardinals. This Consistory had been announced by the Holy Father during his General Audience on October 24, 2012.  It is the smallest Consistory in 35 years, based on the number of new Cardinals being appointed, and the second Consistory in 2012.  His Eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins, Archbishop of Toronto, will be participating.  For the listing of the new Cardinals, you can visit the Vatican’s website.