College of Cardinals

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(Roman Catholic Church) the body of cardinals who advise the Pope and elect new Popes

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President Mary McAleese said: "I extend sincerest best wishes to you on your elevation to the Sacred College of Cardinals.
Any election to appoint John Paul's successor would be carried out by the Sacred College of Cardinals.
And any election to appoint his successor would be carried out by the Sacred College of Cardinals.
When he was raised to the Sacred College of Cardinals in 1994, he described it as an honour to them as well as to him.