The men who could be pope: Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith [CNAU]

Mar 3, '13 6:00 am
On the buzz meter, the “Great Asian Hope” is Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle of Manila in the Philippines, whose nickname is “Chito.” He’s young, articulate, smiling, and media-savvy, with a reputation for simplicity and humility. Among the cardinals, however, there’s another Asian who might seem a more compelling choice: Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith of Colombo, Sri Lanka, writes John Allen in NCR Online.


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