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Holy See confirms investigation of Order of Malta

January 17, 2017. The Holy See has issued a statement Tuesday in response to "attempts by the Order of Malta to discredit” the new group established by the Vatican to conduct the investigation of why the Chancellor of the Order of Malta was asked to step down.
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Pope sends condolences for victims of Turkish cargo jet crash

January 16, 2017. On Monday morning, a Turkish cargo plane has tragically crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing dozens and hospitalizing many others. Many homes and vehicles in the small village are also destroyed. As a result, Vatican Secretary of State, Pietro Parolin has sent a message of condolences to the victims of the disaster on behalf of Pope Francis.
Vatican

Pope Francis to meet with Palestinian president on Saturday

January 11, 2017. Pope Francis will meet with Palestinian president, Mahmud Abbas on Saturday, January 14, at the Vatican to inaugurate the new Palestinian embassy to the Holy See.
Vatican

Former Director of the Vatican's school for diplomats, Justo Mullor dies

December 30, 2016. The smiling archbishop Justo Mullor died this morning in Rome, at the Pío XI Clinic. He was 84 years old.
Pope Francis

Pope approves new decrees for the Causes of Saints

December 22, 2016. On Wednesday, December 21, Pope Francis authorized the following decrees for the Causes of Saints:

These are the names of the 17 new cardinals the pope appointed at the consistory

2016-11-19

Monsignor Mario Zenari, Apostolic Nuncio to Syria.

Monsignor Dieudonné Nzapalainga, Archbishop of Bangui, Central African Republic.

Monsignor Carlos Osoro Sierra, Archbishop of Madrid.

Monsignor Sérgio da Rocha, Archbishop of Brasilia, Brazil.

Monsignor Blase J. Cupich, Archbishop of Chicago.

Monsignor Patrick D’Rozario, Archbishop of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Monsignor Baltazar Enrique Porras Cardozo, Archbishop of Merida, Venezuela.

Monsignor Jozef De Kesel, Archbishop of Malines-Brussels, Belgium.

Monsignor Maurice Piat, Archbishop of Port Louis, Mauritius.

Monsignor Kevin Joseph Farrell, Prefect of the Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life.

Monsignor Carlos Aguiar Retes, Archbishop of Tlalnepantla, Mexico.

Monsignor John Ribat, Archbishop of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Monsignor Joseph William Tobin, Archbishop of Indianapolis.

Monsignor Anthony Soter Fernandez, Emeritus Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Monsignor Renato Corti, Emeritus Archbishop of Novara, Italy.

Monsignor Sebastian Koto Khoarai, Emeritus Bishop of Mohale’s Hoek, Lesotho.

Rev. Ernest Simoni, Presbyter of the Archdiocese of Shkodrë-Pult, Albania.