POPE FRANCIS HAS APPOINTED TWO JESUIT CARDINALS:
Cardinal Luis Ladaria (Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith). Cardinal. Ladaria was born in 1944, entered the Society in 1966, and was ordained in 1973.
Cardinal Pedro Ricardo Barreto Jimeno (Archbishop of Huancayo, Peru). Cardinal Barreto was born in 1944, entered the Society in 1961, and was ordained in 1971.
Monsignor Felix Toppo, SJ (JAM) as Archbishop of Ranchi. Mons Toppo was born in 1947, entered the Society in 1968, and was ordained in 1982. He was appointed the bishop of Jamshedpur in 1997. He will take over as Archbishop from Cardinal Telesphore Toppo who recently reached retirement age.
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