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Published on Mar 25, 2014
Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke studied at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. and the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1975. Five years later, Cardinal Burke returned to the Pontifical Gregorian University to study Canon Law.
In 1989, Pope John Paul II named him Defender of the Bond of the Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura. He was appointed Bishop of the Diocese of La Crosse in 1994, and then Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Saint Louis in 2003. In June 2008, Pope Benedict XVI appointed him Prefect of the Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura. Most recently, in November 2010, His Holiness elevated him to the College of Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church.