- Raymond Leo Burke, Prefect of the Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura
- Albert Malcolm Ranjith Patabendige Don, Archbishop of Colombo
- Mauro Piacenza, Prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy
- Angelo Amato, Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of the Saints
- Kazimierz Nycz, Archbishop of Warsaw
- Velasio De Paolis, President of the Prefecture for the Economic Affairs of the Holy See
The first three, in particular, are well known to NLM readers and are reason to be glad.