1) in the Congregation for the Oriental Churches and in the Dicastery for Communication, Cardinal Marcello Semeraro, prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints;
2) in the Congregation for Bishops, Cardinal Augusto Paolo Lojudice, archbishop of Siena-Colle di Val d’Elsa-Montalcino, Italy;
3) in the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Cardinal Antoine Kambanda, archbishop of Kigali, Rwanda;4) in the Congregation for the Clergy, Cardinals Jose Fuerte Advincula, archbishop of Capiz, Philippines; and Cornelius Sim, apostolic vicar of Brunei; 5) in the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life, Cardinal Mauro Gambetti, O.F.M.Conv., general custos of the General Custody of the Sacred Convent of San Francesco in Assisi, Italy; 6) in the Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life, Cardinal Wilton Daniel Gregory, archbishop of Washington, D.C., United States of America; 7) in the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, Cardinal Mario Grech, secretary general of the Synod of Bishops; 8) in the Pontifical Commission for Latin America, Cardinal Celestino Aós Braco, O.F.M.Cap., archbishop of Santiago, Chile.
During the summer months the Council was able to work via internet on the text of the new apostolic constitution, the updated draft of which was presented to the Holy Father. In accordance with usual praxis, the competent dicasteries are now proceeding with the reading of the text.Today’s meeting was convened to summarize the work done and to study how to support the implementation of the new constitution, once promulgated. In his address, the Holy Father stressed that "the reform is already underway, also in some administrative and economic aspects". The next meeting is scheduled for the month of December and will take place via internet again, due to the health situation, in accordance with the plan already established.
This newly established Commission oversees and judges on a case-by-case basis which economic activities as well as public contracts should remain confidential.
The previous meeting of the Council were held on October 1-3 and December 3-5, 2013; February 17-19, April 27-30, July 1-4, September 15-17 and December 9-11, 2014; February 9-11, April 13-15, June 8-10, September 14-16, and December 10-12, 2015; February 8-9, April 11-13, June 6-8, September 12-14, and December 12-14, 2016; February 13-15, April 24-26, June 12-14, September 11-13, and December 11-13, 2017; February 26-28, April 23-25, June 11-13, September 10-12, and December 10-12, 2018; February 18-20, April 8-10, June 25-27, September 17-19, and December 3-5, 2019.
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