The Holy Father Pope Francis has appointed His Eminence Anders Arborelius, O.C.D., bishop of Stockholm (Sweden) as Member of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, one of the Dicasteries of the Roman Curia.
Father Arborelius, OCD, (born 24 September 1949) is a Swedish Catholic bishop. He has been the Bishop of Stockholm since 1998. Pope Francis made him a Cardinal, the first ever from Sweden on 28 June 2017. Cardinal Arborelius is a Discalced Carmelite friar.
The Council for Christian Unity has a twofold role:
The promotion within the Catholic Church of an authentic ecumenical spirit
To develop dialogue and collaboration with the other Churches and World Communions.