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An Interview with former STL Archbishop Rigali

Cardinal Justin Rigali (KWMU file photo)

By Melissa Block, NPR

Washington, DC – NPR's Melissa Block talks with Cardinal Justin Francis Rigali, archbishop of Philadelphia, who has joined in planning the funeral of Pope John Paul II.

Rigali was the Archbishop of St. Louis before Pope John Paul II named him to his post in Philadelphia

Cardinal Rigali says the primary consideration at the moment is on the paying homage to John Paul II, rather than issues of succession.

To hear the interview, click here.


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