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I miei colloqui con Suor Lucia, "Vatican 'clarifies' cardinal's homosexuality abuse link", "Vatican attacked over cardinal's claim of homosexuality and paedophilia link". Pope Francis has sought to promote simple living by taking residence in the House of St Martha guest house instead of the papal penthouse to which he is entitled. MicroData Summary for Events: VATICAN CITY -- “That there is the Casa di Santa Marta, where Pope Francis lives. He was thought to be a candidate to replace Benedict XVI. Who, incidentally, used to be a night club bouncer. After the publication of the documents, Bertone was widely scrutinized for failing to adequately address corruption and for failing to prevent financial scandals. Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. Cardinals by Rank Structured View Asked to comment on the affair, the pope's spokesman, Father Federico Lombardi, said: ”I have nothing to say”, according to the newspaper. var scpt = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; Despite originally protesting the legalisation of gay marriage in his native Argentina some years ago, he told reporters this year: “If someone is gay and seeks the Lord with good will, who am I to judge?”. The one and only religious leader ever to grace the cover of Rolling Stone magazine? And this right here is the Terrace of Scandals.” [11] At Pope Francis' inauguration, Bertone was one of the six cardinals who made the public act of obedience on behalf of the College of Cardinals.[a][12][13]. He went on to defend the build, saying that it is normal for flat in the Vatican to be large, adding the apartment on the roof of the Palazzo San Carlo had been “duly converted [at my own expense[ was made available for my temporary use and, after me, someone else will use it,” the Guardian reported. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? scpt.parentNode.insertBefore(elem, scpt); Pope Confirms: Cardinal Bertone the “Fatima Oracle” Under Investigation for Embezzlement by Christopher A. Ferrara May 28, 2014 For years now, the proponents of the neo-Catholic “Message of Fatima,” which reduces Our Lady’s prophecy and warnings to the Church to a generic call to prayer and penance, have relied upon the representations of Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone about what …
This page was last changed on 24 January 2020, at 16:01. The same day, an interview on Swedish television was broadcast in which one of the bishops, Richard Williamson, supported ideas denying the Holocaust. Bertone retired from his role as camerlengo in 2014. On 4 July 1991, Bertone was appointed Archbishop of Vercelli by Pope John Paul II. Pope Francis has been there. Bertone added the Pope had called him and expressed ”his solidarity and disappointment at the attacks directed at me over the apartment“. Bertone was elevated to the cardinalate in 2003. Viganò was subsequently transferred from the Vatican to Washington D.C. as Apostolic Nuncio. var elem = document.createElement('script'); Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone represented the Holy See last year at an international gathering occurring under the auspices of the "Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe" in Astana, Kazakhstan. "[22] He continued: "I see a fixation by some journalists on moral topics, such as abortion and homosexual unions, which are certainly important issues but absolutely do not constitute the thinking and work of the Church.