BRIEFING ON THE MEETING OF THE COUNCIL OF CARDINALS
Thursday, 5 December 2013
At the briefing on Thursday morning, 5 December, at 1 p.m., alongside the Director of the Holy See Press Office, there participated Cardinal Sean Patrick O’Malley, archbishop of Boston, member of the Council of Cardinals, who gave the following Declaration:
Cardinal O’Malley then quoted some of the lines of action proposed by the Commission under constitution.
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The meetings will conclude tomorrow afternoon, completing the review of the different Congregations of the Roman Curia initiated during these recent days.
The next round of meetings is scheduled for the 17, 18 and 19 February, preceding the Consistory of the College of Cardinals due to take place on the 20 and 21 of the same month, and the Consistory for the Creation of new cardinals on 22 February, Feast of the Chair of St. Peter, and the solemn Concelebration of Sunday 23.
In addition, the meeting of the Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops is scheduled to take place in the days immediately after (24-25 February).
*Bulletin of the Holy See Press Office, 5 December 2013, B0811.