Vatican changes coming – in October Admin Monday, August 26, 2013 Pope Francis has been slow to move of Vatican reform; now it appears he won’t be making major changes until at least after the October meeting of his council of eight cardinals. © 2023 The Catholic Thing. All rights reserved. For reprint rights, write to: [email protected] The Catholic Thing is a forum for intelligent Catholic commentary. Opinions expressed by writers are solely their own.