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First Black cardinal seeks common ground with Biden
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Pope Francis Appoints Archbishop Wilton Gregory First Black American Bishop
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Pope Francis Appoints Chicago Native Wilton Gregory As America's First Black Cardinal
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First Black American Cardinal Hopes for Good Relationship With BidenArchbishop Wilton Gregory of Washington, D.C., who will formally become the first Black American to become a cardinal this weekend, said Friday he hopes to build a different relationship with Joe..
Pope Francis to appoint Wilton Gregory as first African American cardinalWashington, D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory will recieve his "red cap" from Pope Francis on Saturday, making him the first African American cardinal appointed. Chris Livesay reports.
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Will Gregory’s ‘Dialogue’ With Biden Undermine USCCB? – AnalysisBy Ed Condon Archbishop Wilton Gregory announced in an interview yesterday that he will not deny Holy Communion to Joe Biden, and committed himself to working with the president-elect’s..
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DC archbishop will serve Biden communion despite abortion stanceWashington’s archbishop and soon-to-be cardinal Wilton Gregory said he will not refuse communion to President-elect Joe Biden despite Biden’s support for abortion.
Cardinal-designate Gregory hopes for dialogue with Biden (CNS)“The kind of relationship that I hope we will have is a conversational relationship where we can discover areas where we can cooperate that reflect the social teachings of the Church, knowing full..
Archbishop Gregory Says He Won’t Deny Biden Communion: How Will Catholics Respond? – AnalysisBy JD Flynn Washington’s archbishop, who will be made a cardinal this weekend, told a journalist Tuesday that in his diocese, he will not deny Holy Communion to a politician who has pledged to..
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Historic Pick of Cardinal-Designate Gregory May Have Political ImpactWatch VideoThis Saturday, Archbishop Wilton Gregory will become Cardinal Wilton Gregory, the first African-American in church history to obtain that rank. Those in and around the church say his..
Vatican confirms that two cardinals-designate will be absent from consistoryVatican City, Nov 23, 2020 / 06:10 am (CNA).- The Vatican confirmed Monday that two cardinals-designate will not receive their red hats from Pope Francis in Rome this Saturday. The Holy See press..
Gregory calls for 'transparency and contrition' after McCarrick ReportWashington, D.C. Newsroom, Nov 16, 2020 / 01:30 pm (CNA).- Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Washington, D.C., called for transparency after the Vatican’s release of the McCarrick Report last week. In..
McCarrick Report: Catholics ‘shocked, saddened, scandalized and angered,’ US bishops sayCNA Staff, Nov 10, 2020 / 07:35 am (CNA).- The Catholic bishops of the United States expressed their renewed desire for healing Tuesday, following the Vatican’s release of a long-awaited report on..
Knights of Peter Claver celebrate 111th anniversaryCNA Staff, Nov 7, 2020 / 04:08 am (CNA).- The Knights of Peter Claver, the largest historically African-American Catholic lay organization in the U.S., is marking the anniversary of its founding with a..
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Archbishop Wilton Gregory says 'carry on' work for racial and societal justice (NPR)“What I have to do as the archbishop is to encourage those who are working for racial and societal justice to carry on and to intensify,” the cardinal-designate said. ‘And I have to invite those..
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Archbishop Gomez: Decision to name Archbishop Gregory a cardinal is 'powerful message of hope and inclusion' (USCCB)On October 25, Pope Francis announced the creation of 13 new cardinals, including Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Washington.
Pope appoints former Belleville bishop Wilton Gregory as America's first Black cardinalPope Francis on Sunday named 13 new cardinals, including Washington D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory, who would become the first Black U.S. prelate to earn the coveted red hat.
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Black US Archbishop's Rise Marks a Historic MomentWashington DC Archbishop Wilton Gregory is set to become the first Black US prelate to assume the rank of cardinal in the Catholic Church
Washington archbishop becomes first Black American cardinalPope Francis announced on Sunday that Wilton Gregory is the newest member of the College of Cardinals, becoming the first ever Black American cardinal. CBSN's Lana Zak reports.