William Joseph Cardinal Levada William Joseph Cardinal Levada
Function:
Prefect of Doctrine of the Faith
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Birthdate:
Jun 15, 1936
Country:
USA
Elevated:
Feb 24, 2006
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Italian Jun 19, 2016
Vi racconto gli 80 anni del cardinale William Levada
Ingravescentem aetatem. Ha compiuto 80 anni il 15 giugno il cardinale William Levada, ex Prefetto della Congregazione per la Dottrina della Fede, prima nomina di Joseph Ratzinger dopo la sua ascesa al soglio, nel 2005, come Benedetto XVI.
English Apr 15, 2016
Arrested cardinal had blood alcohol level double legal limit
Levada, 79, the former archbishop of San Francisco, was arrested in Hawaii around midnight Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 on suspicion of drunken driving and released from jail after posting $500 bail. He has a court date of Sept. 24 in Kona District Court.
English Sept 17, 2015
Cardinal Levada Voices Regret After DUI Arrest in Hawaii
The retired Vatican official was arrested while on vacation last week.
English Jun 27, 2014
Cardinal Levada advances to announcer's post
Cardinal William Levada, former archbishop of Portland, has become the man who will announce the name of the new pope, should there be a papal election in the next two years.
English Feb 18, 2012
Cardinal Levada, classmates celebrate 50 years of priesthood
French Aug 07, 2011
Rencontre interreligieuse d'Assise : Réflexion du cardinal Levada
Préfet de la Congrégation pour la doctrine de la foi
Spanish Feb 01, 2011
Mensaje del Cardenal Levada: “un momento único e histórico”
Publicamos nuestra traducción del mensaje del Cardenal William Levada, Prefecto de la Congregación para la Doctrina de la Fe, que ha sido leído esta mañana en la Catedral de Westminster, durante la ordenación sacerdotal de los ex-obispos anglicanos Andrew Burnham, Joh Broadhurst y Keith Newton.
German Nov 15, 2010
Ex-Engelwerk Mitglieder: Kardinal Levada warnt vor betrügerischen Praktiken
Italian May 06, 2010
Cardinale Levada: la Chiesa contrasta in maniera esemplare la piaga degli abusi
Italian Mar 27, 2010
Il cardinale Levada sugli anglicani che desiderano entrare nella Chiesa cattolica
Italian Aug 13, 2009
Intervento del cardinale Levada alla convention dei Cavalieri di Colombo
English Aug 13, 2009
American ‘city on a hill’ is barren without God’s word
French Mar 11, 2009
Le Vatican juge "absurde" d'opposer foi en Dieu et évolutionnisme
English Mar 11, 2009
Cardinal says atheist's theories "absurd"
German Mar 09, 2009
Kardinal bezeichnet Dawkins' atheistische Evolutions-These als absurd
English Oct 17, 2008
Interview with Cardinal William Levada
Cardinal William Levada, the former Archbishop of San Francisco, is the first American to serve as Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, the powerful Vatican department once known as the “Holy Office.”
English Oct 09, 2008
Cardinal Says Scripture Inseparably United to Tradition
Synod Considers Word of God as More Than Bible.
English Oct 07, 2008
Faithful Citizenship, CDF Edition
For what it's worth, the latest rumblings of the Roman mill might have him moving to the Apostolic Penitentiary (and his current post taken by the cardinal-archbishop of Vienna and "crown prince" of the current pontificate)...
Spanish Sept 08, 2008
"Toca las raíces del género humano"
El cardenal Levada opina que la cuestión del aborto "merece diálogo".
Spanish Jul 23, 2008
El cardenal Levada elogia la belleza de Progreso
“Este puerto es hermoso, sus playas están limpias y lucen su tranquilidad y belleza”, manifestó ayer el cardenal William Joseph Levada, prefecto para la Congregación de la Doctrina de la Fe, quien se encuentra de visita en esta ciudad.
Spanish Jun 25, 2008
Nueva apologética debe concentrarse en misterio de la creación, destaca Cardenal Levada
El Cardenal William Joseph Levada, Prefecto de la Congregación para la Doctrina de la Fe, destacó que "una nueva apologética para el nuevo milenio debería concentrarse en la belleza de la creación de Dios".
English Feb 25, 2008
Doctrine Tackles Preaching
The "Vice-Pope" may be in Cuba -- where, earlier today, he addressed the island's bishops -- but, per usual, more of the Vatican orbit's been seen passing through New York.
Italian Nov 14, 2007
Il Cardinal Levada suggerisce ai sacerdoti di essere umili
Inaugura l’anno accademico del collegio sacerdotale “Tiberino”.
English Jul 24, 2007
Vatican document does not diminish other faiths, states doctrine congregation chief
The recent Vatican document emphasizing that only the Catholic Church possesses the "fullness" of the means for salvation was created primarily as an instructional tool for Catholics and should not be read as a diminishing of other faith communities, according to the churchman who signed it.
English Jul 23, 2007
Document on nature of church aimed at Catholics, U.S. cardinal says
The recent Vatican document emphasizing that only the Catholic Church possesses the fullness of the means for salvation was created primarily as an instructional tool for Catholics and should not be read as a diminishing of other faith communities, according to the churchman who signed it.
German Jul 22, 2007
Vatikan: Levada überrascht
Die negativen ökumenischen Reaktionen auf das vatikanische Dokument zum katholischen Kirchenverständnis haben den US-amerikanischen Kurienkardinal William J. Levada "sehr überrascht".
English May 08, 2007
Cardinal Levada shares his hope
Every year, the Margaret F. Grace lecture has the consistent theme of hope. This year the speaker could not have had a more inspirational story.
English Apr 29, 2007
Promoting the Faith
An Interview With William J. Levada. By Doris Donnelly.
English Apr 19, 2007
The Inquisition Comes Home?
Earlier this month, as Cardinal Edward Egan reached the retirement age of 75, it didn't take long for the buzzmill to hit a fever pitch with visions, rumblings, floaters and speculations of the succession to one of global Catholicism's most visible posts, the archbishopric of New York.
English Mar 23, 2007
Faith Congregation work: Mostly, it's behind the scenes
As head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith since 2005, Cardinal William J. Levada has found that most of his work is behind the scenes.
English Mar 06, 2007
Neoliberalism is not compatible with Catholic social teaching
Some call him the Catholic Secretary of Ideology, others the numero due of the Roman Catholic Church. Cardinal William Joseph Levada is Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. That makes him a Very Important Bishop, at least.
English Feb 16, 2007
Church stance on technology affirms human dignity
Bishops must give lay Catholics the tools they need to be convinced and to convince others about why the church takes the ethical stands it does on some scientific and technological advances, the Vatican's top doctrinal official said.
English Aug 04, 2006
Returning cardinal gets warm welcome in San Francisco
On his first U.S. visit since he was elevated to the College of Cardinals in March and nearly a year since he left San Francisco to serve as head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith at the Vatican, Cardinal William J. Levada received a warm welcome as he celebrated Mass at San Francisco's St. Mary's Cathedral July 23.
Spanish Jul 12, 2006
El cardenal Levada justifica desobedecer a las autoridades civiles "cuando sus exigencias son contrarias a las de la recta conciencia"
El prefecto de la Congregación para la Doctrina de la Fe, cardenal William J. Levada expresó esta mañana, durante su ponencia "La familia en el catecismo de la Iglesia Católica", que el "rechazo de la obediencia a las autoridades civiles, cuando sus exigencias son contrarias a las de la recta conciencia" se justifica en "la distinción entre el servicio de Dios y el servicio de la comunidad política".
Italian Jul 12, 2006
“Il Catechismo aiuta le famiglie a scoprire la bellezza della fede”, spiega il Cardinale Levada
Intervento a Valencia del Prefetto della Congregazione per la Dottrina della Fede
English Apr 06, 2006
Cardinal left mark on Oregon
During his time as Archbishop of Portland, William Levada exercised strong leadership with an eye for the future and a leaning toward compassion for the vulnerable.
Italian Apr 05, 2006
Concistoro: Indirizzo di omaggio del Cardinal Levada al Papa
Pubblichiamo di seguito l’indirizzo di omaggio e gratitudine che il primo dei nuovi Cardinali, monsignor William Joseph Levada, Prefetto della Congregazione per la Dottrina della Fede, ha rivolto al Santo Padre, a nome di tutti i porporati, in occasione del Concistoro Ordinario Pubblico di questo venerdì, 24 marzo 2006.
English Apr 03, 2006
Cardinal Levada to Help in Parish's Charitable Work
Cardinal William Levada says he will help with the charitable activity of the Parish of Santa Maria in Domnica, the deaconry assigned to him when he received his red hat.
English Apr 03, 2006
At Vatican, power comes to the archbishop S.F.'s Levada is now church's top deputy
Rome is drizzling when the Californians arrive on Wednesday, March 22, to attend the Consistory of Cardinals at the Vatican. About 100 Bay Area church members have come to the Eternal City to witness former San Francisco Archbishop William Levada receive his cardinal's red hat from Pope Benedict XVI at the Vatican.
Italian Mar 31, 2006
Concistoro: Indirizzo di omaggio del Cardinal Levada al Papa
Pubblichiamo di seguito l’indirizzo di omaggio e gratitudine che il primo dei nuovi Cardinali, monsignor William Joseph Levada, Prefetto della Congregazione per la Dottrina della Fede, ha rivolto al Santo Padre, a nome di tutti i porporati, in occasione del Concistoro Ordinario Pubblico di questo venerdì, 24 marzo 2006.
English Mar 29, 2006
L.B.'s Cardinal Levada settles into Rome
Cardinal William Levada, a graduate of St. Anthony High in Long Beach, took possession of his titular church Sunday in the heart of the Italian capital, where he was greeted by a crowd of cheering faithful and pilgrims many of them Americans.
English Mar 22, 2006
Leading LGBT voice scorns Cardinal Levada LGBT adoption ban
Cardinal William Levada represents "all that is wrong with the Catholic Church" as evidenced by Vatican opposition to LGBT adoptions, a San Francisco LGBT leader said today.
English Mar 19, 2006
San Francisco Mayor Boycotts Elevation of Former Bishop to Cardinal, Over Prohibition Against GLBT Adoptions
San Francisco mayor Gavin Newsom will cancel his plans to attend Vatican ceremonies elevating Archbishop William Levada to Cardinal, after Bishop Levada reiterated Vatican opposition to GLBT adoptions last weekend.
English Feb 28, 2006
Vatican elevates Levada to cardinal
San Francisco's former archbishop, William Levada, was named a cardinal on Wednesday, making the California native eligible to vote to select the next pope and increasing the chance that he could one day lead the Roman Catholic Church.
Spanish Feb 12, 2006
“La Encíclica invita a la Iglesia a un renovado empeño en el servicio de la caridad”
Esta mañana, durante la presentación de la primera Encñiclica del Santo Padre Bendicto XVI “Dios es Amor”, el cardenal William Joseph Levada, Prefecto de la Congregación para la Doctrina de la fe, declaró a modo de conclusión que “la Encíclica invita a la Iglesia a un renovado empeño en el servicio de la caridad como parte esencial de su existencia y su misión”.
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