[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Last Updated: Tuesday, 21 October, 2003, 21:20 GMT 22:20 UK
In pictures: Scotland's cardinal
The Santa Maria in Traspontina church
1 of 7
Cardinal Keith O'Brien celebrated the opening mass of the Scottish pilgrimage to Rome in the Santa Maria in Traspontina church in Rome
Cardinal Keith O'Brien
2 of 7
The archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh addressed the faithful, many of whom had travelled from Scotland
Cardinal Keith O'Brien
3 of 7
Cardinal O'Brien is among 31 new cardinals who were elevated by Pope John Paul II
Cardinal Keith O'Brien and Robert Fairbairn
4 of 7
Robert Fairbairn of the Lothian and Borders Police Pipe Band from Edinburgh played a traditional tune in the Santa Maria in Traspontina church
Cardinal O'Brien with Pope John Paul II
5 of 7
Pope John Paul II performed the solemn ceremony at the Vatican
Cardinal O'Brien
6 of 7
A saltire featured in an impromptu walkabout after the ceremony
Cardinal O'Brien
7 of 7
Cardinal O'Brien is congratulated by other cardinals during a Consistory in St Peter's Square

Rome welcomes Scottish cardinal
21 Oct 03  |  Scotland
Scots Catholics head for Rome
17 Oct 03  |  Scotland
Pope appoints Scottish cardinal
29 Sep 03  |  Scotland


News Front Page | Africa | Americas | Asia-Pacific | Europe | Middle East | South Asia
UK | Business | Entertainment | Science/Nature | Technology | Health
Have Your Say | In Pictures | Week at a Glance | Country Profiles | In Depth | Programmes
Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific