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Pope eats lunch in Vatican worker cafeteria
VATICAN CITY — Do you make the pope pay for lunch? Pope Francis popped in unannounced at the Vatican workers’ cafeteria Friday and lined up, tray in hand, along with...(7/25/2014 2:07:18 PM)
New economic framework for Holy See announced
Yesterday, Cardinal George Pell announced new initiatives for improving the economic management and administration of the Holy See and Vatican City State. At a press conference, Cardinal Pell, prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy together with Joseph F X Zahra and Jean-Baptiste de Franssu, deputy coordinator and member of the Council for the Economy respectively, and Ernst von Freyberg ...(7/10/2014 1:02:32 PM)
Britain's Patten to lead Vatican communications re-vamp drive
By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Former Hong Kong Governor Chris Patten will head a committee to advise Pope Francis on how to re-vamp and modernise the Holy See's media strategy, the Vatican said on Wednesday. Patten, 70, one of Britain's most experienced politicians, will be president of an 11-member committee made up of six experts from around the world and five Vatican officials ...(7/9/2014 6:11:21 AM)
Financial statement of Holy See and Vatican City State published
During the meeting of the Council of the Economy on Saturday 5 July, the Prefecture for Economic Affairs of the Holy See, presented a report of the two main budgets for 2013: the consolidated financial statement of the Holy See and the financial statement of the Governorate of Vatican City State. The data included in these statements may be summarised as follows:The consolidated financial ...(7/8/2014 6:17:32 PM)
Why aren’t Pope Francis and his cardinals singing from the same hymn sheet?
Vatican insiders are wary of the Pope’s views on finance, divorce and celibacy(7/18/2014 8:10:22 PM)
Child migrants should be 'welcomed and protected,' says Pope Francis
JC Finley VATICAN CITY, July 15 (UPI) -- Pope Francis submitted a letter regarding child migration to the Mexico/Holy See Colloquium on Migration and Development on Monday.(7/15/2014 6:32:43 PM)
Vatican Statement on Press Conference Concerning New Economic Framework for the Holy See
At 12 noon today, in the Aula Giovanni Paolo II of the Holy See Press Office, a press conference was held on the theme: "New economic framework for the Holy See".(7/9/2014 7:47:34 AM)
Combined Vatican and Holy See Finances Ended 2013 With 10m Euro Surplus
In an unannounced briefing in the Vatican Press Office this afternoon, the director of the Holy See Press Office, Father Federico Lombardi, spoke to journalists about the results of the Vatican’s 2013 financial statements, and distributed an explanatory communiqué.(7/8/2014 12:32:15 PM)
Britain's Patten to lead Vatican media reform
Vatican City (AFP) - British politician and Oxford University chancellor Chris Patten is to head up an advisory committee to modernise the Holy See's media strategy for Twitter fan Pope Francis, the Vatican said Wednesday.(7/9/2014 11:21:47 AM)
Pope to Visit Italian City of Caserta On Two Days This Month
The Vatican has confirmed that Pope Francis will visit the city of Italian city of Caserta on 26 and 28 July, splitting the visit into private and public events.(7/17/2014 8:40:36 AM)
Source: Yahoo