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The most important and noticeable function of a Cardinal is the time they all gather to decide who the next pope in the Catholic world will be. This position is important also because any of them can become a Pope
Cardinals are arguably the most important, influential group within the Catholic Religion
After the election of a new Pope, the cardinals continue to exercise high power until the pope gained a stronger sense of independence
Here is a picture of President Michel Martelly during a vVisits to Pope Benedict XVI, Rome with his favorite Pink Bracelet.
Martelly also met Cardinal Bertone who agreed to continue to support Haiti to recover from the 2010.
The Haitian president thanks the Pope for quake aid during Vatican visit
This is the religious visit of the Haitian president Michel Martelly and family to Rome to met Pope Benedict XVI.
It was important to notice that the Haitian President had his Pink bracelet during the meeting
The Haitian president thanked the Pope for all the humanitarian work the Catholic Church carried out in Haiti during and after the earthquake that struck the island in January 2010
Pope Benedict XVI selected the current Bishop of Fort-Liberté, Mgr. Chibly Langlois, to become the new bishop of the Diocese of Les Cayes.
Mgr. Chibly Langlois studied and obtained a degree in pastoral theology at the Pontifical Lateran University in Rome. He was nominated Bishop of Fort-Liberté by Pope John Paul II, on April 8, 2004.
Born on November 29, 1958 in Jacmel, Mgr. Chibly Langlois became vicar of the Cathedral of Jacmel and Director of the service diocesan pastoral of catechesis.