Cardinal Peter Turkson, 73, prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, announced on Twitter on December 19, 2021, that he has handed in his resignation to Pope Francis due to his term as prefect coming to an end.
Cardinal Turkson says his 5-year term is up: “Await new action of Pope”
Antoine Mekary | ALETEIA
January 15, 2020: Pope Francis meets with sick at the end of his weekly general audience, accompanied by Cardinal Turkson
I.Media - published on 12/19/21
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