CARDINAL TURKSON RESIGNS? IT IS NOW CONFIRMED BY ANOTHER NEWS SOURCE
UPDATED! AND THIS BLOG IS THE FIRST TO REPORT IT AFTER MESSAINITALIONO AND GLORIA TV JUST AS I WAS THE FIRST TO SHOW POPE BENEDICT WEAR THE FANNON FOR THE FIRST TIME…
Gloria TV IS THE SOURCE:
Cardinal Turkson Resigns
Cardinal Peter Turkson, 73, the Prefect of the Dicastery for the service of integral human development, has resigned together with the other heads of the dicastery, MessaInLatino.it (December 16) writes.
Cardinal Peter Turkson, who since 2016 has piloted the Dicastery for Integral Development, a sort of great ministry of charity created by Pope Francis shortly after his election, has resigned, according to several Vatican sources, confirming information that appeared on traditionalist sites Thursday evening December 16.
Rumors were in fact running in the corridors of the dicastery, located in the Saint-Calixte palace, where 60 people work and since 2016 bringing together the pontifical councils for Justice and Peace, “Cor Unum”, for migrants and for health. The resignation would be on the verge of being formalized by the Pope, and could also concern several other senior officials of this dicastery, which manages issues deemed strategic of the pontificate, such as the environment and migrants.
Audit and resignations
These difficulties had prompted Pope Francis to instruct the American Cardinal Blaise Cupich, in June, to carry out an audit on the functioning of the dicastery. According to our information, in this audit, completed on July 1 with two other people, Cardinal Cupich notably underlined the difficulties of governance of the dicastery, recommending in particular to better define the tasks of each