Was Cardinal-Elect Luis Ladaria trying to accomplish an end-run against Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri?
Ambiguity, confusion and raising hopes or disappointments depending on what side you fall on the polarization going on in the Church seems to reign these days:
The following is an excerpt from the CRUX article which you can read HERE:
ROME - At a press conference on the summit of bishops focusing on the Pan-Amazonian people and region set for October 2019, Vatican officials did not close the door to the possibility of opening up official ministries to women and married men.
“We don’t want to preclude anything,” said Italian Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri, Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops at the conference June 8, though adding that “the Church is currently in its classical position,” concerning women’s and married men’s ordination.