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Cardinal facing charges: From humble beginnings to Vatican heights

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(CNN)Cardinal George Pell has a long list of achievements in the Catholic Church and in Australian society — feted by popes, prime ministers and the Queen of England. He rose from those humble beginnings in Australia to become one of Pope Francis’ top advisers, equally admired and feared in gilded Vatican halls for his forthright manner. Cardinal George Pell was born on June 8, 1941, in Ballarat, Australia. He was ordained in 1966. Twenty-one years later, he was elected titular bishop of Scala and auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Melbourne, and received Episcopal ordination in May 1987. Pope John […]
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