Angelo Sodano, once-powerful Vatican prelate, dies at 94

Angelo Sodano, once-powerful Vatican prelate, dies at 94

May 28, 2022 by Washington Post

Key Facts

  • ROME — Cardinal Angelo Sodano, a once-powerful Italian prelate who long served as the Vatican’s No. 2 official but whose legacy was tarnished by his support for the pedophile founder of an influential religious order, has died.
  • The Vatican in its Saturday announcement of his death said Sodano had died on Friday.
  • Italian state radio said that Sodano recently had contracted COVID-19, complicating his already frail health.
  • Corriere della Sera said he died in a Rome clinic where he had been admitted a few weeks ago.

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