A Vatican Observer

Vatican communication, what now?

By Andrea Gagliarducci

The first declarations that followed the new appointments in Vatican media departments showed a series of clues that might disclose how the... (Read more)
According to Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk, the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church has the mission to be the catalyst of dialogue and unity.... (Read more)
Pope Francis’ unexpected gift to the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople is part of the Pope’s effort in advancing ecumenical... (Read more)
The working document of the upcoming Special Synod for the Pan-Amazonian region does not have any mention to viri probati. However, the text... (Read more)
Speaking to French Minister Pierre Laval May 13, 1935, Josip Stalin provocatively asked: "The Pope? How many divisions has he got?" The French... (Read more)
Caritas Internationalis is “the umbrella” of 165 Catholic relief service spread all over the world. Its 21st general assembly took place from May... (Read more)
No doubt that the scandal of sex abuse by clergy has shocked the Church. No doubt that the Church is called to put measures in action to eradicate... (Read more)
On the eve of the presentation of the Annual report of the Vatican Financial Intelligence Authority, the “General Risk Assessment” of the Holy See... (Read more)
The Abu Dhabi declaration on “Human Fraternity,” co-signed by Pope Francis and the Grand Imam of Al Azhar Ahmed al-Tayyeb, sparked controversies... (Read more)
During Pope Francis' trip to Bulgaria on May 5-6, the media focused on how the Bulgarian Orthodox Church showed bitterness against Pope Francis'... (Read more)