Pope Francis changed canon law on Tuesday regarding the governance of Opus Dei and any future personal prelatures.
Bishop Marco Mellino was addressing the heads of Vatican dicasteries.
The Vatican constitution now refers to ‘the liturgical books prior to the reform of the Second Vatican Council.’
The long-awaited text replaces the 1988 document ‘Pastor bonus.’
Pope Francis has promulgated a new apostolic constitution, Praedicate evangelium, which reforms the structure of the Roman Curia. Here are some of the changes:
The publication date of the new constitution governing the Roman Curia has been delayed again as Pope Francis' council of cardinals continues to evaluate suggestions to the draft that was given to bishops' conferences in May.