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Pontifical Commission for Latin America

Pontifical Commission

Also known as: Päpstliche Kommission für Lateinamerika (Deutsch) / Pontificia Comisión para América Latina (español) / Pontificia Commissione per l’America Latina (Italiano) / Papieska Komisja ds. Ameryki Łacińskiej (polski) / 宗座拉丁美洲委員會 (正體中文) / ラテン・アメリカ委員会 (日本語)

Associated with: Congregation for Bishops

Address: 00120, Vatican City State

Phone: 06.69.88.31.31; 06.69.88.35.00

Website: Link

History

Documents: Documents (x 20)


Present Officials

President (2010.06.30 – ...):CanadaCardinal Marc Ouellet, P.S.S. (70)Cardinal Marc Ouellet, P.S.S. (70)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria in Traspontina

Prefect of Congregation for Bishops

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Québec (Canada)

Secretary Vice-President (2014.05.02 – ...):UruguayProf. Guzmán Carriquiry Lecour (70)

Past Officials

President:ItalyCardinal Giovanni Battista Re (80)Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re (80) (2000.09.16 – 2010.06.30)
President:BrazilCardinal Lucas Moreira Neves, O.P. (1998.06.25 – 2000.09.16)
President:BeninCardinal Bernardin Gantin (1984.04.08 – 1998.06.25)
President:ItalyCardinal Sebastiano Baggio (1973.02.26 – 1984.04.08)
President:ItalyCardinal Carlo Confalonieri (1969 – 1973.02.25)
President:ItalyCardinal Antonio Samorè (1967.09.25 – 1969)
President:ItalyCardinal Carlo Confalonieri (1961 – 1967)
President:ItalyCardinal Marcello Mimmi (1958 – 1961.03.06)
Vice-President:ColombiaArchbishop José Octavio Ruiz Arenas (69)Archbishop José Octavio Ruiz Arenas (69) (2007.05.31 – 2011.05.13)
Vice-President:MexicoArchbishop Luis Robles Díaz (2003.10.04 – 2007.04.07)
Vice-President:SpainBishop Cipriano Calderón Polo (1988.12.03 – 2003.10.04)
Vice-President:ItalyCardinal Antonio Samorè (1962 – 1967.09.25)
Secretary:UruguayProf. Guzmán Carriquiry Lecour (70) (2011.05.14 – 2014.05.02)
Secretary:ItalyMsgr. Michele Buro (1981 – 1988)
Secretary:ItalyMsgr. Michele Buro (1970 – 1972)
Secretary:ItalyArchbishop Francesco Carpino (later Cardinal) (1961 – 1967.04.07)
Secretary:ItalyArchbishop Antonio Samorè (later Cardinal) (1958 – 1961)
Secretary:ItalyArchbishop Giuseppe Antonio Ferretto (later Cardinal) (1958 – 1960)

as of 2014.11.27

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