Chancery Notice – 29 June 2015

APPOINTMENTS Fr Anthony Maria Joseph has been appointed as Chaplain to the Gift of Love Home that is under the management of the sisters of the Missionaries of Charity for a term of two [2] years with effect from 21 May 2015. Fr Eugene Vaz has been appointed as Confessor to the sisters of the [...]

Fourth Meeting Of The Council Of Cardinals

Vatican City, 28 April 2014 (VIS) – The fourth meeting of the Council of Cardinals with the Holy Father began this morning, and will continue during the 29 and 30 April. The Council of Cardinals was instituted by Pope Francis to help him in the governance of the universal Church and to draw up a [...]

The Pope And The Roman Curia Begin Their Spiritual Exercises

Vatican City, 7 March 2014 (VIS) – On 9 March, the first Sunday of Lent, the Pope and the Roman Curia will begin their spiritual exercises. The meditations will be led by Fr. Angelo De Donatis, parish of San Marco Evangelista in Campidoglio. This year's spiritual exercises will be based on the theme “the purification [...]

Pope Francis And The Curia In Albano For Spiritual Exercises

Vatican City, 18 October 2013 (VIS) – Pope Francis and the Curia Romana will transfer to Albano Laziale from 9 to 14 March 2014 for the annual Lenten Spiritual Exercises. The “Casa Divin Maestro” is the location selected for their stay. The meditations will be guided by Don Angelo De Donatis, of the clergy of [...]

The Council Of Cardinals: A New Constituion For The Curia

Vatican City, 3 October 2013 (VIS) – The reform of the Curia and the attribution of of more incisive role to the laity were among the principal themes considered yesterday afternoon and this morning in the meeting of the Council of Cardinals, instituted by the Pope to assist him in the governance of the Church, [...]

Press Release On Arrest Of Curia Prelate

Vatican City, 28 June 2013 (VIS) – This morning, Fr. Federico Lombardi, S.J., director of the Holy See Press Office, issued the following communique regarding the arrest, in Italy, of Msgr. Nunzio Scarano, director of accounting analysis service of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See (APSA), in the context of an investigation [...]