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JD and Ed perform a mock draft for the C-9, the pope’s council of cardinal advisors. Find the full list of their picks below:


  1. Cardinal Charles Maung Bo

  2. Cardinal-elect Protase Rugambwa

  3. Cardinal-elect Victor Manuel Fernandez

  4. Cardinal Peter Ebere Okpaleke

  5. Cardinal Daniel DiNardo

  6. Cardinal Anders Arborelius

  7. Cardinal Anthony Poola

  8. Cardinal Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel

  9. Cardinal-elect Sebastian Francis


  1. Cardinal-elect Grzegorz Ryś

  2. Cardinal-elect Stephen Chow

  3. Cardinal-elect Pierbattista Pizzaballa

  4. Cardinal Louis Raphaël Sako

  5. Cardinal Rainer Maria Woelki

  6. Cardinal Antoine Kambanda

  7. Cardinal Baselois Cleemis Thottunkal

  8. Cardinal Thomas Collins

  9. Cardinal-elect Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla

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