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British Ambassador to Holy See's Deputy Head of Mission Speaks on Catholic Church's History of Supporting Sciences
Below are the reflections of Stephen Townsend,Deputy Head of Mission at theBritish Embassy to the Holy See,on 'The Holy See and Astronomy.' Townsend is guest blogger for Ambassador Nigel Baker.This reflectionpublished Aug. 25is found onAmbassador Baker's blog available on the British Embassy to the Holy S...read more
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During Celebrations, Vatican Official Calls for Being Attentive to Others' Needs When Giving, Receiving
The National Day of the Holy See is being celebrated todayat the Expo 2015 in Milan. Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, General Commissioner of the Holy See for Expo Milan 2015, Archbishop Giovanni …read more
"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