New appointments I-r was announced on Monday that the Holy Father has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Tisserant as Secretary of the Sacred Congregation for the Eastern Church. In his place the Pope appointed Cardinal AmIeto Cicognani.
Cardinal Amleto Cicognani at the same time submitted his resignation as ProsPrefeet of the Sacred Tribunal of the Apostolic &prawn. Named to succeed him in that post is Cardinal Roberti.
Cardinal Tardini, Vatican Secretary of State. has been appointed by the Holy Father as Arch-Priest of St. Peter's in succession to the late Cardinal Tedeschini.
Cardinal Confalonieri has been appointed by the Holy Father as Archpriest of the Basilica of St. Mary Major in succession to the late Cardinal Verde.