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(Roman Catholic Church) a diplomatic representative of the Pope having ambassadorial status

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Banach, a native of Worcester, has been named the apostolic nuncio to Papua, New Guinea, the Vatican announced this week.
Delegates will be updated about the current situation in the Holy Land from His Beatitude Patriarch Fouad Twal, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, and from the Apostolic Nuncio, Mgr Giuseppe Lazzarotto.
On 20 July 2012 His Excellency the Most Reverend Archbishop Antonio Mennini, Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain blessed a new Calvary Chapel in Brompton Oratory.
While apostolic nuncio, Dom Novatus Rogambua s stay in northern Cabinda, a pastoral visit, he assessed the work done by the church in the region and the visit was ended on Sunday.
To celebrate the landmark the building was recently visited by The Apostolic Nuncio.
Also present were Simeon Saxe-Coburg, the dean of the diplomatic corps Lebanese ambassador Abi Samra, Apostolic Nuncio Monsignor Bolonek, Italian ambassador Stefano Benazzo, director of state protocol ambassador Ivan Dimitrov, the rector of Alexander Nevsky cathedral Bishop Tihon and other dignitaries.
Archbishop Mennini, known as the Apostolic Nuncio, met with church leaders from across Merseyside and Lancashire and preached at the Solemn Mass in the Metropolitan Cathedral yesterday, celebrating its Feast Day of the Cathedral, a mass attended by civic dignitaries from throughout the region.
The next blow came when the previously fit and youthful looking Apostolic Nuncio, Archbishop Faustino Sainz Munoz was felled by a stroke and ruled out of action.
We are on a frontier line," said Father Umberto Barato, Vicar General for Cyprus of the Latin Patriarchate and Attache of the Apostolic Nuncio.
The First Minister had extended an invitation to the Pope to visitWales in a letter to the Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain.
He was honoured during a special Mass on Sunday at which the Apostolic Nuncio to Ireland was present.
The Papal Nuncio, Archbishop Faustino Sainz Munoz, visited the region for the first time since becoming Apostolic Nuncio - the official term for a Papal ambassador -in London in February 2005.
President Dalia Grybauskaite on July 24 received the Apostolic Nuncio to Lithuania, Archbishop Luigi Bonazzi, reports news service ELTA.
The Vatican cites security reasons, according to the spokesman of the Apostolic Nuncio to Israel, Father Peter Madros.
John Paul II has appointed Archbishop Luigi Bonazzi the new apostolic nuncio in Cuba, three months after his first appointee to the post was slain in Burundi.