Pope Francis Appoints First Black Cardinal Chicago-Native Wilton Gregory

Pope Francis Appoints First Black Cardinal Chicago-Native Wilton Gregory

Pope Francis appointed 13 new cardinals on Sunday, at St. Peter’s Square in Vatican City.  Archbishop of Washington D.C., Wilton Gregory,72, became the first-ever appointed to America’s Catholic Church’s highest governing body on Oct. 26, 2020. Gregory was born in Chicago,  Illinois, and ordained a priest in 1972. He served as the associate pastor at […]