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Logo of the "Museums at Work" initiative taking place in the Vatican Museums

Logo of the "Museums at Work" initiative taking place in the Vatican Museums

Vatican Museums launches “Museums at Work” initiative

21/04/2017 13:47

The Vatican Museums have launched a new scientific-cultural initiative entitled “Museums at Work” to show visitors the process of restoring a work of art, beginning with a 1497 triptych by Viterbo Antonio del Massaro.

 

A hand-written note from Pope Francis to Jesuits of the Civlità Cattolica magazine currently marking its 4000th edition

A hand-written note from Pope Francis to Jesuits of the 'Civilità Cattolica' magazine, currently marking its 4000th edition

Pope meets writers of Jesuit magazine 'Civiltà Cattolica'

09/02/2017 12:37

Pope Francis meets with Jesuits who write for the 'Civiltà Cattolicà' magazine, currently celebrating its 4000th edition, urging them to remain restless, open-minded and imaginative

Firefighters inspect artwork rescued from a church in quake-struck Norcia, Italy

Firefighters inspect artwork rescued from a church in quake-struck Norcia, Italy

Vatican Museums restorers save artworks in Italy’s earthquake zones

24/12/2016 09:13

Restorers from the Vatican Museums are working to salvage works of art in churches and towns damaged in recent earthquakes in central Italy.  We hear from the Vatican Museums' newly appointed director, Barbara Jatta.

 

The Source of Mercy

'The Source of Mercy', an oil painting by Sydney born artist Niké Arrighi Borghese, formed part of a performance 'The Faces of Mercy' marking the end of the Holy Year

Australian Catholic artists create 'The Faces of Mercy' triptych

18/11/2016 16:02

As the Year of Mercy draws to a close, a group of Australian artists came together in Rome to perform a work dedicated to the theme of this Jubilee Year and entitled 'The Faces of Mercy'

Pope Francis at the Basilica of Saint Mary Major

Pope Francis at the Basilica of Saint Mary Major

Vatican Weekend for Saturday 28th of May, 2016

27/05/2016 14:30

(Vaticna Radio) Vatican Weekend Saturday 28th of May, 2016 features a report on the general audience of Pope Francis.This is followed by Linda Bordoni’s interviews relating to the first ever World Humanitarian Summit and a  programme focusing on Blessed Paul VI and the world of art.

Pope Francis

Pope Francis

Vatican Weekend for May 7, 2016

06/05/2016 11:00

(Vatican Radio) Vatican Weekend for May 7, 2016 features a report on the weekly general audience of Pope Francis in Saint Peter's Square. This is followed by a couple of programmes relating to the pontificate of Pius XII with clips of archive sound as well as an exclusive tour of the Sistine.

Pope Francis presides over the Holy Mass for the Centro Aletti in the Vatican’s Redemptoris Mater Chapel.

Pope Francis presides over the Holy Mass for the Centro Aletti in the Vatican’s Redemptoris Mater Chapel.

Pope Francis celebrates Mass for Centro Aletti

08/04/2016 19:22

Pope Francis on Friday evening said the path of the Christian does not tolerate climbers, who show off and strut when following Jesus.

 

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