The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church

Second Special Assembly of the Synod of Bishops for Africa
Vatican City, October 4 to 25, 2009
"The Church in Africa, at the Service of Reconciliation, Justice and Peace:
You Are the Salt of the Earth; You Are the Light of the World"

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Presidents delegates
Francis Arinze, prefect emeritus of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments.
Théodore-Adrien Sarr, archbishop of Dakar, Sénégal, second vice president of the Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (S.C.E.A.M.).
Wilfrid Fox Napier, O.F.M., archbishop of Durban, South Africa.

Relator general
Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson, archbishop of Cape Cost, Ghana, president of the Association of Episcopal Conferences of Occidental Africa (A.C.E.A.O.).

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President
John Njue, archbishop of Nairobi, president of the Episcopal Conference of Kenya.

Other African cardinals
Alexandre do Nascimento, archbishop emeritus of Luanda Angola.
Alexandre José Maria dos Santos, O.F.M., archbishop emeritus of Maputo, Mozambique.
Christian Wiyghan Tumi, archbishop of Douala, Camerun.
Emmanuel Wamala, archbishop emeritus of Kampala, Uganda.
Armand Gaétan Razafindratandra, archbishop emeritus of Antananarivo, Madagascar.
Polycarp Pengo, archbishop of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, president of the Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (S.C.E.A.M.).
Bernard Agré, archbishop emeritus of Abidjan, Ivory Coast.
Anthony Olubunmi Okogie, archbishop of Lagos, Nigeria.
Gabriel Zubeir Wako, archbishop of Khartoum, Sudan.

Heads of dicasteries of the Roman Curia
Tarcisio Bertone, S.D.B., secretary of State.
William Joseph Levada, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
Leonardo Sandri, prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches.
Antonio Cañizares Llovera, prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments.
Giovanni Battista Re, prefect of the Congregation for Bishops.
Ivan Dias, prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples.
Cláudio Hummes, O.F.M., prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy.
Franc Rodé, C.M., prefect of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life.
Zenon Grocholewski, prefect of the Congregation for Catholic Education.
Stanisław Ryłko, president of the Pontifical Council for the Laity.
Walter Kasper, prefect of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of Christian Unity.
Ennio Antonelli, prefect of the Pontifical Council for the Family.
Renato Raffaele Martino president of the Pontifical Council Iustitia et Pax.
Paul Josef Cordes, president of the Pontifical Council "Cor Unum".
Jean-Louis Tauran, president of the Pontifical Council for Inter- religious Dialogue.
Attilio Nicora, president of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See.

Members by papal appointment:
Angelo Sodano, dean of the College of Cardinals.
Péter Erdö, archbishop of Esztergom-Budapest, Hungary, president of the Council of European Episcopal Conferences (C.C.E.E.).
André Vingt-Trois, archbishop of Paris, president of the Episcopal Conference of France.

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