Msgr Matteo Zuppi is the Archbishop of Bologna, the capital of Emilia Romagna. On September 1, 2019 Pope Francis announced the creation of Archibishop Matteo Zuppi as Cardinal.
"Great joy during the day of Saint Gilles - Msgr Matteo Zuppi, Archbishop of Bologna is created Cardinal. Best Wishes, Msgr Matteo... Leading from behind with humility, always at the service of others. " the Community of Sant'Egidio said in message and tweet received by AfroAmerica Netwok, while congratulating Archibishop Matteo Zuppi.