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Synonyms for Vatican

the residence of the Catholic Pope in the Vatican City

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The following chapter deals with the role of Pope Pius IX's Syllabus of Errors (1864) in the papacy, leading to the convocation and celebration of Vatican I.
In the context of judicial police investigations carried out by the Vatican gendarmerie, or police force, and begun several months ago because of the removal and lead of confidential information and documents, on Saturday and Sunday (the) two persons were summoned to be interrogated on the basis of elements and evidence that had been gathered," the Vatican statement said, according to theAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA (http://abcnews.
A Vatican statement said Wesolowski presented medical documentation detailing health concerns that presumably prevented a more restrictive type of detention.
the "Archive of Vatican II" immediately after the conclusion
Gabriele, who was responsible for the most serious security breach in recent Vatican history, was sentenced to 18 months on October 6.
Eight Americans' eye-witness reports from Vatican II (Sept.
Vatican documents leaked to the press in recent months have pointed to power struggles and accusations of corruption touching senior Vatican cardinals.
The new site Pope Benedict XVI tweeted about will serve as a one-stop-shop aggregator of news from the Vatican's various information sources: Vatican Radio, Vatican Television, the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, the Holy See's press office and Fides, the Vatican's missionary news agency, said Monsignor Paul Tighe, the No.
This is significant because it renders the Vatican less able to avoid being charged in court with multiple child abuse cases.
The rule was introduced the same day the Holy See's broader anti-money laundering and anti-terrorist financing regulations went into effect, including the creation of a new financial watchdog agency tasked with ensuring transparency in Vatican finances.
Pope Benedict XVI signed the documents yesterday, saying the Vatican wanted to join other countries in cracking down on legal loopholes that have allowed criminals to exploit the financial sector.
In a statement the Vatican said the planned ruling will create a compliance body to oversee all its finances, as required by the European Unionand other international organisationsthat arecombating money laundering.
The Vatican has expressed its regret over the report of Vatican TV which presented the Bulgarian delegation meeting Pope Benedict XVI as Macedonian.
Vatican City -- The Vatican press office has announced two important curial appointments.
Beyond Vatican II: The Church At New Crossroads by Claude Barthe is a comprehensive and easy-to-read study of the division between traditionalist Catholic practice and the modern mainstream church.