Carmelite Friar Appointed Head of Vatican Department

Thursday, 12 April 2018

On 7th April 2018 The Holy Father, Pope Francis, appointed a Carmelite friar as President of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts.


His Excellency Monsignor Filippo Iannone, O. Carm, is a friar from Naples. He is Archbishop-Bishop Emeritus of Sora-Aquino-Pontecorvo, and is currently Adjunct Secretary of the same Dicastery.



The Carmelite Family offers our warmest congratulations to Monsignor Filippo, and the assurance of our prayers for his ministry.


Source: CITOC Carmelite News