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Prayer Vigil in St. Peter’s Square to Precede Three Week Meeting
On Friday, Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri, Secretary General of the Synod Bishops, spoke on the upcoming three week meeting on the family. On Saturday, a Prayer Vigil will be held with Pope Francis, Bishops and Catholics worldwide, said the Cardinal. As night falls in Saint Peter’s Square, “the beauty of the family...read more
Articles from section "Secretariate of State"
"The accord follows on the Basic Agreement which was signed between the Holy See and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) on 15 February 2000 and is the result of the negotiations undertaken by a bilateral working commission over the past number of years."
Below is the Joint Statement on the occasion of the Signature of the Comprehensive Agreement between the Holy See and the State of Palestine which the Vatican released this morning: *** On …read more
Meets with Future Vatican Diplomats of the Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy
“The charity of Christ is the true authority of the Church of Rome.” This was the central theme of Pope Francis’ address to the students of the Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy. The Vatican …read more
Below is a reflection of British Ambassador to the Holy See Nigel Baker, entitled 'Expo 2015: UK and Holy See Make a Buzz.' Published on June 12th, it is from Ambassador Baker's blog …read more
On Monday, Pope Francis received Juan Manuel Santos, president of Colombia. During the meeting, the Holy Father reiterated the Church’s support in the ongoing peace process in the country. …read more
Pope Francis met today with the Ewa Kopacz, the Prime Minister of Poland. According to a communique released by the Holy See Press Office, the discussions between Kopacz and the Holy Father …read more