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New Custodian of the Holy Land

May 20, 2016. Friar Francesco Patton is the new Custodian of the Holy Land. He succeeds Fr. Pierbattista Pizzaballa, who was in office for the last 12 years. Friar Francesco Patton is 52 years old from Vigo Meano (Italy). He graduated in Communication Sciences from the Pontifical Salesian University of Rome and until now was the provincial minister of the Order of Friars Minor in Saint Vigilius of Trent.

Vatican Television gives Pope Francis a video greeting for his birthday


To congratulate Pope Francis on his 77th birthday, the Vatican Television Center (CTV) gave Pope Francis a video greeting featuring highlights from his first nine months as Pope. It begins with the fumata bianca, or white smoke, and continues until the birthday cake children from a Vatican clinic gave him on Saturday.

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