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New Cardinals

Pope Francis announced on 2015.01.04 that he would elevate the following 20 prelates to the Sacred College of Cardinals in a consistory on 2015.02.14.

  1. France Archbishop Dominique François Joseph Mamberti (62), Titular Archbishop of Sagone, Prefect of Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura, President of Supreme Court of the Vatican City State
  2. Portugal Patriarch Manuel José Macário do Nascimento Clemente (66), Patriarch of Lisboa (Portugal), President of Episcopal Conference of Portugal
  3. Ethiopia Archbishop Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M. (66), Metropolitan Archbishop of Addis Abeba of the Ethiopics (Ethiopia), President of Ethiopian and Eritrean Episcopal Conference, President of Council of the Ethiopian Church, President of Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa
  4. New Zealand Archbishop John Atcherley Dew (66), Metropolitan Archbishop of Wellington (New Zealand), Military Ordinary of New Zealand (New Zealand), President of New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference
  5. Italy Archbishop Edoardo Menichelli (75), Metropolitan Archbishop of Ancona–Osimo (Italy)
  6. Vietnam Archbishop Pierre Nguyễn Văn Nhơn (76), Metropolitan Archbishop of Hà Nôi (Vietnam)
  7. Mexico Archbishop Alberto Suárez Inda (75), Metropolitan Archbishop of Morelia (Mexico)
  8. Myanmar Archbishop Charles Maung Bo, S.D.B. (66), Metropolitan Archbishop of Yangon (Myanmar)
  9. Thailand Archbishop Francis Xavier Kriengsak Kovithavanij (65), Metropolitan Archbishop of Bangkok (Thailand), Vice-President of Bishops’ Conference of Thailand
  10. Italy Archbishop Francesco Montenegro (68), Metropolitan Archbishop of Agrigento (Italy)
  11. Uruguay Archbishop Daniel Fernando Sturla Berhouet, S.D.B. (55), Metropolitan Archbishop of Montevideo (Uruguay)
  12. Spain Archbishop Ricardo Blázquez Pérez (72), Metropolitan Archbishop of Valladolid (Spain), President of Episcopal Conference of Spain
  13. Panama Bishop José Luis Lacunza Maestrojuán, O.A.R. (70), Bishop of David (Panama)
  14. Cape Verde Bishop Arlindo Gomes Furtado (65), Bishop of Santiago de Cabo Verde (Cape Verde)
  15. Tonga Bishop Soane Patita Paini Mafi (53), Bishop of Tonga (Tonga), President of Episcopal Conference of the Pacific
  16. Colombia Archbishop José de Jesús Pimiento Rodriguez (95), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Manizales (Colombia)
  17. Italy Archbishop Luigi De Magistris (88), Titular Archbishop of Nova, Major Pro-Penitentiary emeritus of Apostolic Penitentiary
  18. Germany Archbishop Karl-Josef Rauber (80), Titular Archbishop of Iubaltiana, Apostolic Nuncio emeritus to Luxembourg
  19. Argentina Archbishop Luis Héctor Villalba (80), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Tucumán (Argentina)
  20. Mozambique Bishop Júlio Duarte Langa (87), Bishop emeritus of Xai-Xai (Mozambique)

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