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New Cardinals

Pope Francis announced on 2017.05.21 that he would elevate the following 5 prelates to the Sacred College of Cardinals in a consistory on 2017.06.28.

  1. Mali Archbishop Jean Zerbo (73), Metropolitan Archbishop of Bamako (Mali)
  2. Spain Archbishop Juan José Omella Omella (71), Metropolitan Archbishop of Barcelona (Spain)
  3. Sweden Bishop Anders Arborelius, O.C.D. (67), Bishop of Stockholm (Sweden) and Vice-President of Scandinavian Episcopal Conference
  4. Laos Bishop Louis-Marie Ling Mangkhanekhoun, I.V.D. (73), Vicar Apostolic of Pakse (Laos), Titular Bishop of Aquæ novæ in Proconsulari and Apostolic Administrator of Vientiane (Laos)
  5. El Salvador Bishop Gregorio Rosa Chávez (74), Titular Bishop of Mulli and Auxiliary Bishop of San Salvador (El Salvador)

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