New Vatican Secretary of State may be appointed soon

What is of interest is that halfway down it says this:

A new prefect for the Congregation of Divine Worship and the Sacraments should soon be appointed, as well.

The current prefect, Cardinal Antonio Canizares Llovera, would be appointed as the successor to Cardinal Antonio Maria Rouco Varela as the Archbishop of Madrid, Spain.

To cover his post, Pope Francis would call Archbishop Piero Marini, who was Pontifical Master of Ceremonies during Bl. John Paul II’s Pontificate and now heads the Vatican’s commission for Eucharistic Congresses.

Archbishop Piero Marini has also made news for saying the following:

Archbishop Piero Marini’s support for legal recognition of same-sex unions is interesting for several reasons.

Do you imagine that having both Marinis involved in the liturgies is something that amuses Francis? Having two people with the same last name and completely different sensibilities is something that would appeal to his dry sense of humor.

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