papal nuncio


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Noun1.papal nuncio - (Roman Catholic Church) a diplomatic representative of the Pope having ambassadorial status
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
diplomat, diplomatist - an official engaged in international negotiations
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The message of the CBCP head was read by a representative of the Association of Major Religious Superiors in the Philippines today during a Mass at the Manila Cathedral presided by Papal Nuncio to the Philippines Archbishop Gabriele Caccia.
The papal nuncio even greeted the Filipino prelates in Cebuano before beginning his homily, bidding them a 'maayong buntag sa tanan.
FORMER Papal Nuncio Archbishop Thomas White died on Sunday aged 85.
For his part, the Apostolic Nuncio, Gabriel Caccia, praised the mission of the patriarchs who will be going to Rome this week for the appointment of new cardinals including the papal nuncio in Syria, Archbishop Mario Zenari.
Agerio Paa, chancellor of the Tagbilaran City diocese, said eight bishops including Archbishop Bernardito Auza, papal nuncio and permanent observer of the Vatican to the United Nations, will be joining the Diocese of Tagbilarans three-day diamond jubilee.
Michael said this after his meeting with papal nuncio Archbishop Ghaleb Bader on Saturday.
Ten new bishops have been appointed since the arrival of the present papal nuncio, Archbishop Charles Brown, in January 2012.
This euphemism was used to try to hide the fact that George Brown, the Labour Foreign Secretary in the 1960s, was in such a permanent state of intoxication that he once invited the papal nuncio to dance with him thinking he was a woman.
IN LATE JUNE, FORMER archbishop Jozef Wesolowski became the first papal nuncio to be laicized after being accused of sexually abusing minors.
Right now, the only folks who get those letters tend to be wealthy donors; the poor people of a diocese never get apostolic letters from the papal nuncio.
The papal nuncio Antonio Mennini passed on news of the inquiry to a former priest who accused O'Brien of making sexual advances when he was a seminarian.
Archbishop Antonio Mennini, Papal Nuncio to Great Britain, is being hailed by Catholics in Britain.