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Pope Francis met with President Denis Sassou N’Guesso of the Republic of Congo this morning at the Vatican Apostolic Palace. Among the topics discussed were the positive contributions of the Catholic Church in the Congo, particularly in the field of education. According to a press release by the Holy See Press Of...read more
Articles from section "Vatican Diplomacy and International Relations"
Here is a translation of an address given today by former secretary of state, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, at the presentation of his book “Papal Diplomacy in a Globalized World.” * * * …read more
Here is a translation of a text given today by Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, Vatican secretary for Relations with States, at the presentation of a book by the former secretary of state, …read more
Included among those received in audience today by Pope Francis were the apostolic nuncios to the Netherlands, the Dominican Republic, and Malaysia and East Timor. The Holy Father met with …read more
The Vatican has confirmed that Pope Francis will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in private audience later this month. Although details are still being worked out, the Holy See press …read more
With Pope Francis and the Vatican very much in the news two recent books by former ambassadors to the Holy See contain some interesting insights into the Church. Tim Fisher was Australia’s …read more