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Pope Francis and Haitian President Michael Joseph Martelly today discussed the Church's contributions in Haiti, now four years after the devastating earthquake that destroyed so much of the island nation in 2010. The president was in Rome as the first cardinal ever to be named from Haiti, Bishop Chibly Langlois o...read more
Articles from section "Ambassadors and World Leaders"
The Holy See's outgoing permanent observer to the Council of Europe in Strasbourg has written a new book sharing his perspectives on the future of the continent. Mgr Aldo Giordano, who was …read more
“Man’s greatness is measured on the basis of one who seeks and the insistence with which he continues to seek,” said the philosopher Martin Heidegger. Nelson Mandela can truly be described as …read more
The president of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, visited Francis today at the Vatican. He subsequently met with Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, secretary for …read more
Today Pope Francis received the Letters of Credence of Denis Fontes de Souza Pinto, the new ambassador of Brazil to the Holy See. They spent 20 minutes in conversation during which the …read more
Yingluck Shinawatra visited Pope Francis today in the Vatican. The prime minister of Thailand went on to meet with the Pope's secretary of state, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, who was …read more