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A few days ago, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, who served as secretary of state under Benedict XVI and at the beginning of Francis’ pontificate, told Italian television Tgcom24 that it was a gift and a privilege to work with two Popes. “My greatest satisfaction has been my closeness to the Popes who succeeded one ano...read more
Articles from section "Secretariate of State"
Here is a translation of the homily given by Benedict XVI's secretary of state, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, at today's Mass of thanksgiving for the beatification of Pope John Paul II. * * * …read more
The closing of Europe's borders, given the wave of immigrants and refugees resulting from the conflicts and social crisis in several countries of North Africa, has disappointed the Holy See. …read more
Around the World in 80 Years" is the slogan of the celebrations for the 80th anniversary of Vatican Radio (1931-2011). On Feb. 10, a commemorative event was held at the Conference Hall of the …read more