Loading
Sarah, Robert

Cardinal Robert Sarah was born on June 15, 1945 in Ourous.

He was ordained a Priest on July 20, 1969 for Conakry {Konakry}, Guinea, and ten years later, on August 13, 1979, he was appointed Archbishop of Conakry {Konakry}, Guinea. His ordination as Bishop took place on December 8, 1979.

On October 1, 2001 he was appointed Secretary of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, and on October 7, 2010 he was appointed President of the Pontifical Council “Cor Unum,” a position which he cease dto hold upon the retirement of Pope Benedict XVI on February 28, 2013.

He was elevated to Cardinal on November 20, 2010 and appointed Cardinal-Deacon of San Giovanni Bosco in via Tuscolana. He was installed on January 30, 2011.

Ads by Google
(What's this?)

RESOURCES »

Ads by Google (What's this?)

Featured Videos

Pope Francis greets paralyzed man who risked all to see him
Pope Francis greets paralyzed man who risked all to see him
Franciscans on the banks of the Tiber in Rome, working for the New Evangelization
Pilgrimage from Czech Republic to Assisi and Rome for intentions
Testimony of young Indian who met Pope in Korea
Preparations of the Closing Mass of 6th Asian Youth Day
Missionary of Charity, Korea
Testimony of Christian Love during Pope's Visit to Korea
Religious Sisters in South Korea react to Pope Francis kissing a baby
Warm atmosphere during Holy Mass at Daejeon World Cup Stadium
Images inside Pope Francis flight to South Korea
The tombs of the early Christians
Missionaries of Africa, called "the White Fathers"
Italian youth give testimony after mission to Peru
Interview with Iraqi Ambassador to the Holy See on the persecution of Christians
New book 'The Vatican unknown'
A Look at India from Rome
3D Church mapping
#PAUSEforPeace Initiative
Dedicating art to San Juan de la Cruz
A state without territory elects new government
Sep
16

Liturgical Calendar

September 16, 2014

Saints Cornelius, Pope, and Cyprian, Bishop, Martyrs

All readings:
Today »
This year »

Catholic Daily

Gospel of the Day

Lk 7:11-17

Gospel
Date
09/16/14
09/15/14
09/14/14

Daily Readings


First Reading:: 1 Cor 12:12-14, 27-31a

Saint of the Day

St. Romuald »

Saint
Date
09/16/14

Homily of the Day

Lk 7:11-17

Homily
Date
09/16/14
09/15/14
09/14/14

Ads by AdsLiveMedia.com

     HTML
Text only
Headlines
  

Follow us: