Cardinal Ravasi: 'the most interesting man in the church' [CNAU]

Feb 20, '13 6:00 am
Sometimes circumstances align to thrust someone into the spotlight, creating an opportunity to either boost or diminish his electoral prospects, even if that’s not officially the purpose of what’s going on. Today one such papabile steps onto the stage in Italian Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, a 70-year-old biblical scholar, essayist and intellectual omnivore, writes John Allen in NCR Online.


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