At the end of the First Session of the Council, Pope John XXIII appointed a Coordinating Commission whose role was to coordinate the work of the various conciliar commissions.
Members of the Commission
Cardinal Amleto Cicognani, Secretary of State
Cardinal Achille Liénart, Lille, France
Cardinal Francis Spellman, New York, USA
Cardinal Giovanni Urbani, Venice, Italy
Cardinal Carlo Confalonieri, Secretary of the Congregation for Semaries and for the Sacred Consistorial Congregation
Cardinal Julius Döpfner, Munich and Friesing, West Germany
Cardinal Léon-Joseph Suenens, Malines-Brussels, Belgium.
Stefan Gigacz, The Leaven in the Council, Chapter 7, The Council opens without Cardijn (Australian Cardijn Institute)