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VATICAN CITY (Reuters – This is a list containing the 21 men Pope Francis will appoint to be Roman Catholic cardinals. The ceremony, known as a consistory, takes place August 27.

Cardinal Electors younger than 80 can enter conclaves to elect next pope.

1. British Archbishop Arthur Roche

2. South Korean archbishop Lazzaro Your Heungsik is the Prefect of the Vatican Congregation for the Clergy

3. Archbishop Fernando Vérgez Alzaga (Spanish) – President of the Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State and President of the Governorate for Vatican City State

4. Jean-Marc Aveline, Archbishop Metropolitan of Marseille (France)

5. Bishop Peter Okpaleke- Bishop of Ekwulobia in Nigeria

6. Archbishop Leonardo Ulrich Steiner, Metropolitan Archbishop Manaus Brazil

7. Archbishop Filipe Neri António Sebastião di Rosário Ferrão – Archbishop of Goa and Damão, India

8. Bishop Robert Walter McElroy – Bishop of San Diego, California, United States

9. Archbishop Virgilio Do Carmo Da Silva – Archbishop of Dili, East Timor

10. Bishop Oscar Cantoni, Bishop of Como (Italie)

11. Archbishop Anthony Poola-Archbishop of Hyderabad. India

12. Archbishop Paulo Cezar Costa – Metropolitan Archbishop of Brasília, Brazil

13. Bishop Richard Kuuia Baawobr, Bishop of Wa (Ghana)

14. Archbishop William Goh Seng Chye-Archbishop of Singapore

15. Archbishop Adalberto Martínez Flores – Metropolitan Archbishop of Asunción, Paraguay

16. Archbishop Giorgio Marengo (Italian) – Apostolic Prefect of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

Cardinals above 80 are now:

1. Archbishop Jorge Enrique Jiménez Carvajal – Archbishop Emeritus of Cartagena, Colombia

2. Archbishop Lucas Van Looy, Archbishop Emeritus Gent, Belgium

3. Archbishop Arrigo Miglio – Archbishop Emeritus of Cagliari, Italy

4. Fr. Gianfranco Ghirlanda, S.J. – Professor of Theology

5. Msgr. Fortunato Frezza – Canon of Saint Peter’s Basilica