Council for the Economy

Dicastery of the Roman Curia


Also known as: Wirtschaftsrat (Deutsch) / Consejo de asuntos económicos (español) / Conseil pour l’Économie (français) / Consiglio per l’Economia (Italiano) / Conselho para a Economia (Português) / 經濟小組 (正體中文) / Consilium rebus œconomicis præpositum (latine)

Address: Palazzo Apostolico, 00120, Vatican City State


Website: Link


Documents: Documents (x 3)

Present Officials

Coordinator (2014.03.08 – ...):GermanyCardinal Reinhard Marx (65)Cardinal Reinhard Marx (65)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Corbiniano

Metropolitan Archbishop of München und Freising (Germany)

President of German Episcopal Conference

Member of Council of Cardinals to assist in the governance of the Universal Church and to reform the Roman Curia

Vice-Coordinator (2014.03.08 – ...):MaltaDr. Joseph F.X. Zahra (62)
Member (2014.03.08 – ...):PeruCardinal Juan Luis Cipriani Thorne (74)Cardinal Juan Luis Cipriani Thorne (74)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Camillo de Lellis

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lima (Peru)

Member (2014.03.08 – ...):USACardinal Daniel Nicholas DiNardo (69)Cardinal Daniel Nicholas DiNardo (69)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Eusebio

Metropolitan Archbishop of Galveston–Houston (USA)

President of United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Member (2014.03.08 – ...):South AfricaCardinal Wilfrid Fox Napier, O.F.M. (77)Cardinal Wilfrid Fox Napier, O.F.M. (77)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Francesco d’Assisi ad Acilia

Metropolitan Archbishop of Durban (South Africa)

Member (2014.03.08 – ...):FranceCardinal Jean-Pierre Bernard Ricard (74)Cardinal Jean-Pierre Bernard Ricard (74)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Agostino

Metropolitan Archbishop of Bordeaux (France)

Member (2014.03.08 – ...):MexicoCardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera (76)Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera (76)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Francesco d’Assisi a Ripa Grande

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of México (Mexico)

Member (2014.03.08 – ...):Hong KongCardinal John Tong Hon (79)Cardinal John Tong Hon (湯漢) (79)

Cardinal-Priest of «Regina Apostolorum»

Bishop emeritus of Hong Kong 香港 (Hong Kong)

Member (2014.03.08 – ...):ItalyCardinal Agostino Vallini (78)Cardinal Agostino Vallini (78)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Pier Damiani ai Monti di S. Paolo pro hac vice Title

Pontifical Legate for the Basilicas of St. Francis and St. Mary of the Angels in Assisi

Bishop emeritus of Albano (Italy)

Member (2014.03.08 – ...):CanadaDr. John F. Kyle (75)
Member (2014.03.08 – ...):SpainDr. Enrique Llano Cueto (64)
Member (2014.03.08 – ...):GermanyDr. Jochen Messemer (52)
Member (2014.03.08 – ...):SingaporeDr. George Yeo (楊榮文) (64)
Member (2014.03.08 – ...):ItalyProf. Francesco Vermiglio (75)

Past Officials

Prelate Secretary:EnglandMsgr. Brian Edwin Ferme (2014.03.22 – 2017.03.22)
Member:FranceMr. Jean-Baptiste Douville de Franssu (55) (2014.03.08 – 2014.07.09)

as of 2018.11.10

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