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Holy See's Comments to Observations From UN Committee on Rights of the Child
Here are comments released by the Holy See regarding the Concluding Observations of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child.(9/26/2014 9:56:21 AM)
Archbishop Auza's Statement to 69th Session of UN General Assembly on Indigenous People
Here below is the statement by Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See, on October 20, at the United Nations at the...(10/23/2014 10:56:17 AM)
Vatican accuses UN panel of sowing confusion
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican accused a U.N. human rights committee on Friday of sowing confusion and violating its own norms and the church's religious freedom with a report into the Holy See's record on child sexual abuse.(9/26/2014 3:17:24 PM)
Top Vatican cardinal wants speeches by bishops about family life made public
The Vatican's doctrine czar has said the Holy See should publish the speeches by bishops from around the world about family problems, marriage, divorce, gays and sex.(10/9/2014 8:08:50 AM)
Archbishop Auza's Statement to 69th Session of UN General Assembly, NY on Indigenous People
Here below is the statement by H.E. Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See, on October 20, at the United Nations...(10/23/2014 8:26:21 AM)
Holy See Confirms Apostolic Visit to Turkey in November
The Holy See has confirmed that Pope Francis will visit Turkey at the end of November. Vatican Spokesman Fr. Federico Lombardi also released the Holy Father’s schedule during the the 3 day visit.(10/21/2014 8:11:08 AM)
A prayer for the Doggies: Australia's Holy See Ambassador cheering on the Bulldogs from Rome
In the Vatican City this week, Australia's ambassador to the Holy See will be on his knees, praying: may God grant the Bulldogs form against the Rabbits.(10/1/2014 5:46:46 AM)
Vatican and Vietnam restoring ties
Vatican City — Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met Pope Francis in Rome Saturday with both saying they were committed to restoring diplomatic relations. The country’s communist regime broke off diplomatic ties with the Vatican in 1975, but both sides have been working on warming relations since 2007. The meeting marked “an important step […](10/19/2014 10:05:48 AM)
In Honor of St. John Paul II
To mark today's feast of St. John Paul II, here is a small excerpt from his first speech to the diplomatic corps accredited to the Holy See, given Oct. 20, 1978.(10/22/2014 3:56:33 PM)
Vatican and Vietnam edge closer to restoring diplomatic ties
Vatican City (AFP) - Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met Pope Francis in Rome Saturday with both saying they were committed to restoring diplomatic relations.(10/18/2014 3:10:33 PM)
Source: Yahoo