Holy See - Sri Lanka relations
Holy See – Sri Lanka relations are foreign relations between the Holy See and Sri Lanka. Both countries established diplomatic relations in 1978. The Holy See has a nunciature in Colombo. As of Decem...
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President Trump meets pope at the Vatican
Pope Francis welcomed U.S. President Donald Trump to the Vatican May 24.
Pope Francis approves new Vatican department to investigate bishops who cover up sexual abuse
Pope Francis has approved an unprecedented Vatican department to judge bishops accused of covering up or not preventing sexual abuse of minors, meeting a key demand by victims' groups. A statement sai...
Vatican City
The Vatican is home to the most glorious church in all Christendom, St. Peter's Basilica, and the Vatican Museum, which displays some of the greatest art of ...
Vatican City
Vatican City (/ˈvætɨkən ˈsɪti/), officially Vatican City State (Italian: Stato della Città del Vaticano; [ˈstaːto della t͡ʃitˈta (d)del vatiˈkaːno]) is a walled enclave wi...
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List of diplomatic missions of the Holy See
This is a list of diplomatic missions of the Holy See. Since the fifth century, long before the founding of the Vatican City State in 1929, papal envoys (now known as nuncios) have represented the Hol...
List of diplomatic missions of the Holy See - Wikipedia
List of heads of the diplomatic missions of the Holy See
The following is a sortable list of the heads of the diplomatic mission of the Holy See.
List of heads of the diplomatic missions of the Holy See - Wikipedia
Activities of the Holy See within the United Nations system
The Holy See and the United Nations deals with the status of the Holy See within the United Nations system and its activities at or through the United Nations. The Holy See is not a member of the Unit...
Multilateral foreign policy of the Holy See
The multilateral foreign policy of the Holy See is particularly active on some issues, such as human rights, disarmament, and economic and social development, which are dealt with in international for...
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Concordat
A concordat is an agreement or treaty between the Holy See of the Catholic Church and a sovereign state that deals with the recognition and privileges of the Catholic Church in a particular country an...
Treaties of the Holy See
A treaty of the Holy See is called a Concordat. This is a list.
Codex Vaticanus 260
Codex Vaticanus 260 is one of the most important manuscripts of the treatise On the Soul by Aristotle. It is designated by the symbol U. Paleographically it had been assigned to the 11th century. It i...
Decemviri Altarpiece
Decemviri Altarpiece (Italian: Pala dei Decemviri) is a painting by the Italian Renaissance artist Pietro Perugino, executed in 1495-1496, and housed in the Pinacoteca Vaticana in Rome.The work was co...
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Scala Regia
Scala Regia ([ˈskaːla ˈreːɡia]; English: Royal Staircase) is a term referring to a number of majestic entrance staircases, including: Other staircase entrances include the Scala d'Oro in Venice....
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Lira
Lira (plural lire) is the name of the currency of Turkey. It is also the local name of the currencies of Lebanon and Syria: as well as the former currency of Italy, Malta, San Marino and the Vatican C...
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Pius Segmüller
Pius Segmüller (born 8 March 1952) is a Swiss politician and former commander of the Swiss Guard in the Vatican City (1998-2002).Segmüller was appointed Commander of the Swiss Guard following the dea...
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Poste Vaticane
Poste Vaticane is an organization responsible for postal service in Vatican City. The organization is part of the Post and Telegraphy Service.Poste Vaticane consists of the Philatelic and Numismatic O...
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Barberini Gospels
The Barberini Gospels is an illuminated Hiberno-Saxon manuscript Gospel Book (Rome, Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica, Barberini Lat. 570, also known as the Wigbald Gospels), assumed to be of a late...
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Pope Nicholas V
Pope Nicholas V (Latin: Nicholaus V) (15 November 1397 – 24 March 1455), born Tommaso Parentucelli, was Pope from 6 March 1447 until his death in 1455. The Pontificate of Nicholas saw the fal...
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The Last Judgment (Michelangelo)
12°27′15″E / 41.90278°N 12.45417°E / 41.90278; 12.45417The Last Judgment, or The Last Judgement (Italian: Il Giudizio Universale), is a fresco by the Italian Renaissance...
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Bibliotheca Palatina
The Bibliotheca Palatina ("Palatinate library") of Heidelberg was the most important library of the German Renaissance, numbering approximately 5,000 printed books and 3,524 manuscripts.In the 1430s, ...
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Bombing of the Vatican
Bombing of Vatican City occurred twice during World War II. The first occasion was on the evening of 5 November 1943, when a plane dropped bombs on the area south-west of Saint Peter's Basilica. The s...
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L'Osservatore Romano
L'Osservatore Romano (English: The Roman Observer) is the daily newspaper of Vatican City State which carries the Pope’s discourses and reports on the activities of the Holy See, reports on event...
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Apollo Belvedere
The Apollo Belvedere or Apollo of the Belvedere—also called the Pythian Apollo— is a celebrated marble sculpture from Classical Antiquity. It was rediscovered in central Italy in the late 15th century...
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Pontifical Academy of the Immaculate Conception
The Pontifical Academy of the Immaculate Conception or Pontifical Academy of (Mary) Immaculate, Italian: Pontificia Accademia dell'Immacolata, was an academic honorary society established in Rome ...
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