Cardinal Marc Ouellet is on focus, he is the Canadian-born former Archbishop of Quebec who now heads the powerful Congregation of Bishops that is a "great spot for making friends and influencing people since it chooses the global leadership of the church. UK UK. Ouellet, 68 years old, is a veteran in dealing with the secularized West, someone smart, intellectual and cosmopolitan. He is close to Benedict16 in theological thinking and someone who could bring a strong hand to the Vatican bureaucracy. Vatican would be needing a new pope with messages that will attract those abandoning it or preventing further bleeding. He must be able to speak to the hearts. The cardinals who elect the next pope will look for one who is: -a man of prayer and is deeply rooted in the apostolic faith of the Catholic Church.
So what that prophecy is saying is: a pope will sit on the throne of Peter who. Having made that clean (and by that made fools of those thousands who believed and still believe "Peter the Roman" to be a code name for the last pope) let us do some hunting for the identity of the next.