Refutation of the heretical thesis expressed by
Cardinal Aguiar (during his pastoral visit to the Zaragoza Institute on February 16, 2017), we citing official documents of the Catholic Church (Catechism of St. Pius X, Dogmatic Council of Trent, St. Paul, Dogmatic Council Vatican first and teaching of Pope Pius XII). We could extend with many more quotes, but these are more than enough. It is filially requested that Cardinal Aguiar rectify for the good of the faithful, the Church and his own soul.
On 9 October 2016, Bergoglio announced that Carlos Aguiar Retes was one of the 17 new cardinals to be created on 19 November 2016.
He was named a member of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America in January 2017.
On 7 December 2017, Bergoglio named him Archbishop of Mexico to succeed Norberto Rivera Carrera.