Pope Francis tells new cardinals to be models of love, not brooding schemers


(RNS) Newly elevated Cardinal Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel of Ethiopia attends a mass to create 20 new cardinals during a ceremony in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican February 14, 2015. Photo by REUTERS/Tony Gentile. * NOTE: This photo can only be used with RNS-NEW-CARDINALS, transmitted Feb. 14, 2015.

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VATICAN CITY (RNS) Avoid “that smoldering anger which makes us brood over wrongs we have received," Francis told the new princes of the church. “No! This is unacceptable in a man of the church."