The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church

Living cardinals arranged by country


As of November 12, 2017, there are 218 members of the College of Cardinals coming from 84 different countries. The date in parentheses is the year of their promotion to the cardinalate. An asterisk (*) indicates that the cardinal is 80 years of age or older and thus cannot participate in the conclave.

Albania Angola Argentina Australia Austria Bangladesh Belgium Bosna i Hercegovina Brazil Burkina Faso Cabo Verde Cameroun Canada Central African Republic
Chile China Colombia Croatia Cuba Czech Republic Democratic Republic of Congo Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador England Ethiopia France Germany
Ghana Guinea Haiti Honduras Hungary India Indonesia Ireland Italy Ivory Coast Kenya Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Lithuania Malaysia Mali Malta Mauritius México Moçambique
Myanmar Netherlands New Zealand Nicaragua Nigeria Panamá Papua New Guinea Perú Philippines Poland Portugal Romania Saint Lucia Scotland Sénégal
Slovakia Slovenia South Africa South Korea Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Sweden Tanzania Thailand Tonga Uganda Ukraine
United States of America Uruguay Venezuela Việt Nam Summary Catalogs Home Search

ALBANIA (1)
Simoni, Ernest (2016) *

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ANGOLA (1)
Nascimento, Alexandre do (1983) *

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ARGENTINA (4)
Karlic, Estanislao Esteban (2007) *
Poli, Mario Aurelio (2014)
Sandri, Leonardo (2007)
Villalba, Luis Héctor (2015)

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AUSTRALIA (2)
Cassidy, Edward Idris (1991) *
Pell, George (2003)

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AUSTRIA (1)
Schönborn, O.P., Christoph (1998)

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BANGLADESH (1)
D’Rozario, C.S.C., Patrick (2016)

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BELGIUM (2)
Danneels, Godfried (1983)
De Kesel, Jozef (2016)

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BOSNIA I HERCEGOVINA (1)
Puljić, Vinko (1994)

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BRAZIL (10)
Agnelo, Geraldo Majella (2001) *
Araújo, Serafim Fernandes de (1998) *
Assis, Raymundo Damasceno (2010)
Aviz, João Braz de (2012)
Falcão, José Freire (1988) *
Hummes, O.F.M., Cláudio (2001) *
Rocha, Sérgio da (2016)
Scheid, S.C.I, Eusébio Oscar (2003) *
Scherer, Odilo Pedro (2007)
Tempesta, O. Cist., Orani João (2014)

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BURKINA FASO (1)
Ouédraogo, Philippe Nakellentuba (2014)

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CABO VERDE (1)
Gomes Furtado, Arlindo (2015)

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CAMEROUN (1)
Tumi, Christian Wyghan (1988) *

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CANADA (3)
Collins, Thomas Christopher (2012)
Lacroix, of the Secular Institute Pius X, Gérald Cyprien (2014)
Ouellet, P.S.S., Marc (2003)

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CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC (1)
Nzapalainga, C.S.Sp., Dieudonné (2016)

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CHILE (3)
Errázuriz Ossa, of the Institute of the Fathers of Schönstatt, Francisco Javier (2001) *
Ezzatti Andrello, S.D.B., Ricardo (2014)
Medina Estévez, Jorge Arturo (1998) *

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CHINA (2)
Tong Hon, John (2012)
Zen Ze-Kiun, S.D.B., Joseph (2006) *

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COLOMBIA (4)
Castrillón Hoyos, Darío (1998) *
Pimiento Rodríguez, José de Jesús (2015) *
Rubiano Sáenz, Pedro (2001) *
Salazar Gómez, Rubén (2012)

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CROATIA (1)
Bozanić, Josip (2003)

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CUBA (1)
Ortega y Alamino, Jaime Lucas (1994) *

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CZECH REPUBLIC (1)
Duka, O.P., Dominik Jaroslav (2012)

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DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO (1)
Monsengwo Pasinya, Laurent (2010)

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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (1)
López Rodríguez, Nicolás de Jesús (1991) *

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ECUADOR (1)
Vela Chiriboga, Raúl Eduardo (2010) *

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EGYPT (1)
Naguib, Antonios (2010)

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EL SALVADOR (1)
Rosa Chávez, Gregorio (2017)

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ENGLAND (2)
Nichols, Vincent Gerard (2014)

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ETHIOPIA (1)
Souraphiel, C.M., Berhaneyesus Demerew (2015)

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FRANCE (8)
Barbarin, Philippe (2003)
Etchegaray, Roger (1979) *
Mamberti, Dominique (2015)
Poupard, Paul (1985) *
Ricard, Jean-Pierre (2006)
Tauran, Jean-Louis (2003)
Vanhoye, S.J., Albert (2006) *
Vingt-Trois, André (2007)

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GERMANY (9)
Brandmüller, Walter (2010) *
Cordes, Paul Josef (2007) *
Kasper, Walter (2001) *
Lehmann, Karl (2001)
Marx, Reinhard (2010)
Rauber, Karl-Joseph (2015) *
Müller, Gerhard Ludwig (2014)
Wetter, Friedrich (1985) *
Woelki, Rainer Maria (2012)

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GHANA (1)
Turkson, Peter Kodwo Appiah (2003)

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GUINEA (1)
Sarah, Robert (2010)

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HAITI (1)
Langlois, Chibly (2014)

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HONDURAS (1)
Rodríguez Maradiaga, S.D.B., Oscar Andrés (2001)

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HUNGARY (1)
Erdö, Péter (2003)

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INDIA (4)
Alencherry, George (2012)
Gracias, Oswald (2007)
Thottunkal, Baselios Cleemis (2012)
Toppo, Telesphore Placidus (2003)

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INDONESIA (1)
Darmaatmadja, Julius Riyadi (1994) *

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IRELAND (1)
Brady, Seán Baptist (2007)

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ITALY (42)
Amato, S.D.B., Angelo (2010)
Antonelli, Ennio (2003)
Bagnasco, Angelo (2007)
Baldisseri, Lorenzo (2014)
Bassetti, Gualtiero (2014)
Bertello, Giuseppe (2012)
Bertone, Tarcisio (2003) *
Betori, Giuseppe (2012)
Cacciavillan, Agostino (2001) *
Calcagno, Domenico (2012)
Coccopalmerio, Francesco (2012)
Comastri, Angelo, (2007)
Cordero Lanza di Montezemolo, Andrea (2006) *
Corti, Renato (2016) *
De Giorgi, Salvatore (1998) *
De Magistris, Luigi (2015) *
Farina, S.D.B., Raffaele (2007) *
Filoni, Fernando (2012)
Lajolo, Giovanni (2007) *
Martino, Renato Raffaele (2003) *
Menichelli, Edoardo (2015)
Montenegro, Francesco (2015)
Monterisi, Francesco (2010) *
Parolin, Pietro (2014)
Piacenza, Mauro (2010)
Poletto, Severino (2001)
Ravasi, Gianfranco (2010)
Re, Giovanni Battista (2001) *
Romeo, Paolo (2010)
Ruini, Camillo (1991) *
Sardi, Paolo (2010) *
Scola, Angelo (2003)
Sebastiani, Sergio (2001) *
Sepe, Crescenzio (2001)
Sgreccia, Elio (2010) *
Silvestrini, Achille (1988) *
Sodano, Angelo (1991) *
Stella, Beniamino (2014)
Vallini, Agostino (2006)
Vegliò, Antonio Maria (2012)
Versaldi, Giuseppe (2012)
Zenari, Mario (2016)

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IVORY COAST (1)
Kutwa, Jean-Pierre (2014)

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KENYA (1)
Njue, John (2007)

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LAOS (1)
Mangkhanekhoun, I.D.V., Louis Marie Ling (2017)

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LATVIA (1)
Pujats, Jānis (1998) *

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LEBANON (2)
Raï, O.M.M., Béchara Boutros (2012)
Sfeir, Nasrallah Pierre (1994) *

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LESOTHO (1)
Khoarai, O.M.I., Sebastian Koto (2016) *

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LITHUANIA (1)
Bačkis, Audrys Juozas (2001)

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MALAYSIA (1)
Fernandez, Anthony Soter (2016)

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MALI (1)
Zerbo, Jean (2017)

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MALTA (1)
Grech, O.S.A., Prosper (2012) *

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MAURITIUS (1)
Piat, C.S.Sp., Maurice (2016)

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MÉXICO (6)
Aguiar Retes, Carlos (2016)
Lozano Barragán, Javier (2003) *
Robles Ortega, Francisco (2007)
Rivera Carrera, Norberto (1998)
Sandoval Íñiguez, Juan (1994) *
Suárez Inda, Alberto (2015)

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MOÇAMBIQUE (2)
Langa, Júlio Duarte (2015) *
Santos, O.F.M., Alexandre José Maria dos (1988) *

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MYANMAR (1)
Bo, S.D.B., Charles Maung (2015)

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NETHERLANDS (2)
Eijk, Willem Jacobus (2012)
Simonis, Adrianus Johannes (1985) *

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NEW ZEALAND (2)
Dew, John Atcherley (2015)
Williams, Thomas Stafford (1983) *

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NICARAGUA (2)
Brenes Solórzano, Leopoldo José (2014)
Obando Bravo, S.D.B., Miguel (1985) *

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NIGERIA (3)
Arinze, Francis (1985) *
Okogie, Anthony Olubunmi (2003) *
Onaiyekan, John Olorunfemi (2012)

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PANAMÁ (1)
Lacunza Maestrojuàn, O.A.R., José Luis (2015)

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PAPUA NEW GUINEA (1)
Ribat, M.S.C., John (2016)

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PERÚ (1)
Cipriani Thorne, Juan Luis (2001)

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PHILIPPINES (3)
Quevedo, O.M.I., Orlando Beltran (2014)
Rosales, Gaudencio Borbon (2006) *
Tagle, Luis Antonio Gokim (2012)

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POLAND (5)
Dziwisz, Stanisław (2006)
Grocholewski, Zenon (2001)
Gulbinowicz, Henryk Roman (1985) *
Nycz, Kazimierz (2010)
Ryłko, Stanisław (2007)

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PORTUGAL (3)
Clemente, Manuel José Macário do Nascimento (2015)
Monteiro de Castro, Manuel (2012)
Saraiva Martins, C.M.F., José (2001) *

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ROMANIA (1)
Mureşan, Lucian (2012) *

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SAINT LUCIA (1)
Felix, Kelvin Edward (2014) *

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SCOTLAND (1)
O'Brien, Keith Michael Patrick (2003) (1)

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SÉNÉGAL (1)
Sarr, Théodore-Adrien (2007)

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SLOVAKIA (1)
Tomko, Jozef (1985) *

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SLOVENIA (1)
Rodé, C.M., Franc (2006) *

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SOUTH AFRICA (1)
Napier, O.F.M., Wilfrid Napier (2001)

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SOUTH KOREA (2)
Cheong Jin-Suk, Nicholas (2006) *
Yeom Soo Jung, Andrew (2014)

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SPAIN (13)
Abril y Castelló, Santos (2012) *
Álvarez Martínez, Francisco (2001) *
Amigo Vallejo, O.F.M., Carlos (2003) *
Blázquez Pérez, Ricardo (2015)
Cañizares Llovera, Antonio (2006)
Estepa Llaurens, José Manuel (2010) *
Herranz Casado, Julián (2003) *
Martínez Sistach, Lluís (2007) *
Martínez Somalo, Eduardo (1988) *
Omella Omella, Juan José (2017)
Osoro Sierra, Carlos (2016)
Rouco Varela, Antonio María (1998) *
Sebastián Aguilar, C.M.F., Fernando (2014) *

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SRI LANKA (1)
Patabendige Don, Albert Malcolm Ranjith (2010)

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SUDAN (1)
Zubeir Wako, Gabriel (2003)

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SWEDEN (1)
Arborelius, O.C.D., Anders (2017)

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SWITZERLAND (2)
Koch, Kurt (2010)
Schwery, Henri (1991) *

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TANZANIA (1)
Pengo, Polycarp (1998)

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THAILAND (2)
Kitbunchu, Michael Michai (1983) *
Kovithavanij, Francis Xavier Kriengsak (2015)

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TONGA (1)
Mafi, Soane Patita Paini (2015)

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UGANDA (1)
Wamala, Emmanuel (1994) *

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UKRAINE (1)
Jaworski, Marian (1998) *

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UNITED STATES (17)
Burke, Raymond Leo (2010)
Cupich, Blase Joseph (2016)
DiNardo, Daniel Nicholas (2007)
Dolan, Timothy Michael (2012)
Farrell Kevin Joseph (2016)
Harvey, James Michael (2012)
Law, Bernard Francis (1985) *
Levada, William Joseph (2006) *
McCarrick, Theodore Edward (2001) *
Mahony, Roger Michael (1991) *
Maida, Adam Joseph (1994) *
O'Brien, Edwin Frederick (2012)
O'Malley, O.F.M.Cap., Seán Patrick (2006)
Rigali, Justin Francis (2003) *
Stafford, James Francis (1998) *
Tobin, C.Ss.R., Joseph William (2016)
Wuerl, Donald William (2010)

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URUGUAY (1)
Sturla Berhouet, S.D.B., Daniel Fernando (2015)

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VENEZUELA (2)
Porras Cardozo, Baltazar Enrique (2016)
Urosa Savino, Jorge Liberato (2006)

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VIỆT NAM (2)
Nguyễn Van Nhơn, Pierre (2015)
Phạm Minh Mẫn, Jean-Baptiste (2003) *

(1) On March 20, 2015, his resignation from the rights and privileges of a Cardinal, expressed in canons 349, 353 and 356 of the Code of Canon Law, was accepted by Pope Francis.

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CARDINALS BY CONTINENT BY COUNTRY

AFRICA (23) - (20)
Angola 1
Burkina Faso 1
Cabo Verde 1
Cameroun 1
Central African Republic 1
Democratic Republic of Congo 1
Egypt 1
Ghana 1
Guinea 1
Ivory Coast 1
Kenia 1
Lesotho 1
Mauritius 1
Moçambique 2
Nigeria 3
Sénégal 1
South Africa 1
Sudan 1
Tanzania 1
Uganda 1

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AMERICA (61) - (19)
Argentina 4
Brazil 10
Canada 3
Chile 3
Colombia 4
Cuba 1
Dominican Republic 1
Ecuador 1
El Salvador 1
Haiti 1
Honduras 1
México 6
Nicaragua 2
Panamá 1
Perú 1
Saint Lucia 1
United States of America 17
Uruguay 1
Venezuela 2

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ASIA (24) - (14)
Bangladesh 1
China 2
Ethiopia 1
India 4
Indonesia 1
Laos 1
Lebanon 2
Malaysia 1
Myanmar 1
Philippines 3
South Korea 2
Sri Lanka 1
Thailand 2
Việt Nam 2

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EUROPE (107) - (26)
Albania 1
Austria 1
Belgium 2
Bosna i Hercegovina 1
Croatia 1
Czech Republic 1
England 1
France 8
Germany 9
Hungary 1
Ireland 1
Italy 42
Latvia 1
Lithuania 1
Malta 1
Netherlands 2
Poland 5
Portugal 3
Romania 1
Scotland 1
Slovakia 1
Slovenia 1
Spain 13
Sweden 1
Switzerland 2
Ukraine 1

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OCEANIA (6) - (4)
Australia 2
New Zealand 2
Papua New Guinea 1
Tonga 1

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SUMMARY
AFRICA - 24 cardinals from 21 countries
AMERICA - 61 cardinals from 19 countries
ASIA - 24 cardinals from 14 countries
EUROPE - 103 cardinals from 26 countries
OCEANIA - 6 cardinals from 4 countries

TOTAL - 218 cardinals from 84 countries

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