Pope Benedict XVI has confirmed all senior Vatican officials in their posts. The
heads of the dicasteries of Roman Curia lose their positions furing the period of
the ‘Vacant See’. The Holy Father confirmed the Secretary of State, Cardinal Angelo
Sodano, the Substitute Secretary of State, Archbishop Leonardo Sandri, and the Secretary
for Relations with States, Archbishop Giovanni Lajolo. Joan Lewis works with the
Vatican Information Service, she told us more.