Pope Francis Appoints New 'Deputy Pope'
Pontiff picks a secretary of state for Vatican
By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner
Posted Sep 1, 2013 2:18 PM CDT

(Newser) – Pope Francis has been known for shuffling things up in his first few months of papacy, and, in his latest move, he’s replacing his controversial No. 2 at the Vatican. Archbishop Pietro Parolin will replace Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone as secretary of state, one of the most important jobs in the Vatican.