Francis was expected to name the new cardinals at his Sunday Angelus, which he did, or at his weekly audience on Wednesday.
Though he always woke at the Angelus, he did not always wake up sober.
"The Angelus," he said, standing and bowing his head in prayer.
But when at sunset all nature rings the Angelus, we all say in our hearts, God bless the town and all its people.
The Angelus bell was sounding from the high white tower of the Iglesia.
At noon she went to her room and said the Angelus; then came dinner.
When he reached the college the Angelus had long since rung.
It was a surprise—and one of great interest to me—when I first saw peasants saying the Angelus under a northern sky.
The Angelus had sounded, and the Sacristan wished to close the church.
She was a Christian, so devout that she would have hung her head in the potato field had she heard the ringing of the Angelus.