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

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The invitation was extended by Apostolic Nuncio to Egypt Archbishop Jean-Paul Gobel.
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.
Parishioners from all over the Diocese of Middlesbrough welcomed His Excellency Archbishop Antonio Mennini, who is 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 First Minister had extended an invitation to the Pope to visitWales in a letter to the Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain.
President Dalia Grybauskaite on July 24 received the Apostolic Nuncio to Lithuania, Archbishop Luigi Bonazzi, reports news service ELTA.
The Director of the State Agency for Religious Affairs, Kanybek Osmonaliev, met with the Ambassadors of Egypt and Tajikistan and the Apostolic Nuncio on April 1 and 2 in Bishkek.
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.
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.
In addition to the Native People, the conference was visited by 14 Catholic Archbishops and bishops, including Archbishop Gabriel Montalavo, the Apostolic Nuncio, the representative of Pope John Paul II.
The Israeli defence minister has assured the apostolic nuncio that the basilica will not be attacked.
In 1942, the apostolic nuncio, again under the instructions of Pius XII, sent to Romania's minister of foreign affairs a protest over that country's Jewish policies.