Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Cardinal-designate Tobin surprise choice by Pope Francis as new Archbishop of Newark, New Jersey

Cardinal-designate Tobin surprise choice by Pope Francis as new Archbishop of Newark, New Jersey 

The Tablet

Cardinal-designate Joseph Tobin was been named the Archbishop of Newark, New Jersey by Pope Francis - the transfer of a soon-to-be cardinal is unprecedented before the Congregation for Bishops has finished evaluating the names put forward. Tobin, 64, is currently serving as Archbishop of Indianapolis, which is considered far too small an archdiocese to contain a cardinal...