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Discuss Episcopal Ministry, Challenges in Evangelization During Nearly Two-Hour Meeting
On Monday afternoon, Pope Francis received in audience 12 bishops from various countries around the world. Their meeting took place at the Pope’s residence in Santa Marta. The conversation with the Holy Father lasted almost two hours and touched upon several topics, such as the episcopal ministry, care of priest...read more
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"Such commitment asks governments, international institutions and organizations of the civil society committed to food security to work together, preserving the diversities, but not opposing them and using dialogue as the sole concrete instrument."
Below is a ZENIT translation of the address of the Substitute for General Affairs of the Secretariat of State, ArchbishopGiovanni Angelo Becciu,at the celebration of the “National Day of the …read more
"The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that about one-third of the population lacks regular access to essential medicines and vaccines. It believes that 10 million lives could be saved annually if such resources were more readily available."
Here below is the Vatican-provided statement by Archbishop Silvano M. Tomasi, Permanent Representative of the Holy See to the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva, …read more
Marks 1st Inter-Governmental Agreement Between Both Parties
In line with their commitment topromote and ensure ethical behavior in the financial and economic fields,the Holy See and the United Stateshave signedan agreement to fight tax evasion. …read more
Below is a reflection of British Ambassador to the Holy See Nigel Baker, entitled 'Helping Christians in Iraq.' Published on June 5th, it is from Ambassador Baker's blog available on the …read more
"In the context of growing multipolarity, religions are an essential subject/actor in the area of intercultural dialogue."
Below is the Vatican-provided text of theintervention thatArchbishopPaul Richard Gallagher, Vatican secretary for relations with states, delivered yesterday in Strasbourg at theseminar, …read more