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John XXIII And John Paul II Inscribed in the Book of Saints

Monday, 28 April 2014, 1:09 pm | The Holy See

Half a million people attended the ceremony held this morning in St. Peter's Square for the canonisation of the “two Pope saints”: John XXIII and John Paul II. Since it was opened to the public at 5 a.m., the square and its environs were filled with ... More >>

Pope Francis Selected as Person of the Year by Time Magazine

Thursday, 12 December 2013, 10:06 am | The Holy See

Vatican City, 11 December 2013 (VIS) – The director of the Holy See Press Office, Fr. Federico Lombardi S.J., has commented on the nomination of Pope Francis as “person of the year” by Time magazine. More >>

Announcement of Pope Benedict XVI's resignation

Tuesday, 12 February 2013, 9:26 am | The Holy See

I have convoked you to this Consistory, not only for the three canonizations, but also to communicate to you a decision of great importance for the life of the Church. After having repeatedly examined my conscience before God, I have come to the certainty ... More >>

Pope meets abuse victims

Monday, 21 July 2008, 12:00 am | The Holy See

As an expression of his ongoing pastoral concern for those who have been abused by members of the clergy, His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI today celebrated Mass with a representative group of victims. He listened to their stories and offered them ... More >>

Cardinal's Statement Following Meeting with Bush

Friday, 7 March 2003, 1:03 pm | The Holy See

I was privileged to have been sent by the Holy Father as his Special Envoy to President George Bush. I assured him of the Holy Father's great esteem and affection for the American people and the United States of America. More >>

Vatican Aide's U.N. Address on Disarmament

Friday, 4 October 2002, 11:25 am | The Holy See

NEW YORK, OCT. 2, 2002 ( Here is the text of an address given Tuesday by Archbishop Renato Martino, head of the Holy See's delegation at a session of the U.N. General Assembly on General and Complete Disarmament. More >>

Holy See´s Address on Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

Wednesday, 14 November 2001, 9:54 am | The Holy See

Intervention by H.E. Archbishop Renato R. Martino Head of the Delegation of the Holy See to the UN at the Conference on Facilitating the Entry into Force of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) 11 November 2001 Mr. President: More >>


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