souraphile MaherVincentian named Cardinal –  Cardinal Archbishop Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel (Ethiopia)

He received an honorary degree from Niagara University recently.

Pope Francis has announced the names of the new cardinals who will receive the red biretta this coming February 14th. They represent 4 nations and five Continents. 15 of them are under 80 years old and would therefore be eligible to vote in a potential Conclave. Five of them are over 80 .

View an English language YouTube interview with him describing  how Saudi money is inducing impoverished Christian Ethiopians to convert to Islam by bribing them with wealth and their own new businesses. The use of zakat to bribe non-Muslims to Islam is mandated by the Qur’an (9:60). This is ruining the Christian heritage of Ethiopia.

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