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Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, President of the Pontifical Council for Culture, is to receive the 'Golden Pen' award

Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, President of the Pontifical Council for Culture, is to receive the 'Golden Pen' award

President of Pontifical Council to receive prestigious Italian award

02/05/2016 17:46

The Vatican newspaper, Osservatore Romano reported Monday that Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, president of the Pontifical Council for Culture, is the winner of the "Golden Pen," a prestigious Italian award.  

 

Pope Francis addresses the audience at The Progress of Regenerative Medicine and its Cultural Impact conference

Pope Francis addresses the audience at The Progress of Regenerative Medicine and its Cultural Impact conference

Pope addresses conference on regenerative medicine

29/04/2016 11:30

Pope Francis on Friday addressed participants of an International Conference on the Progress of Regenerative Medicine and its Cultural Impact. 

 

The President of the Pontifical Council for Culture, Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, shakes hands with the President of the IOC, Thomas Bach.

The President of the Pontifical Council for Culture, Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, shakes hands with the President of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach.

Cardinal Ravasi meets IOC President over upcoming Vatican conference

19/04/2016 12:35

The President of the Pontifical Council for Culture, Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, met on Monday with the President of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach.

 

Bishop Paul Tighe, who was consecrated on Saturday afternoon, serves as Adjunct Secretary to the Pontifical Council for Culture.

Bishop Paul Tighe, who was consecrated on Saturday afternoon, serves as Adjunct Secretary to the Pontifical Council for Culture.

Msgr. Paul Tighe, of the Council for Culture, consecrated a bishop

27/02/2016 17:00

Long-time Vatican official Msgr. Paul Tighe, currently Adjunt Secretary of the Council for Culture, was consecrated a bishop on Saturday afternoon in a ceremony presided over by Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin.

 

Pope Francis at the Basilica of Saint Mary Major

Pope Francis at the Basilica of Saint Mary Major

Vatican Weekend for January 9, 2016

08/01/2016 11:30

(Vatican Radio) Vatican Weekend for January 9, 2016 features an interview centred around the Catholic Church’s first social encyclical, a reflection by the title of 'What do you think is worth writing to God about?' and delving into scripture, a potted history of King Solomon.

Chris Altieri with THE SOUL OF A NATION

Chris Altieri with THE SOUL OF A NATION

New book explores intellectual, religious origins of U.S.

29/12/2015 12:39

Vatican Radio's Chris Altieri, author of the recently-released volume, The Soul of a Nation: America as a Tradition of Inquiry and Nationhood, is interviewed by his colleague at Vatican Radio, Charles Collins

KSFF 2015

KSFF 2015

Jesuit-sponsored festival highlights power of short film

19/12/2015 12:44

The 12th edition of the Kolkata Short Film Festival ran from the 13th to the 19th of December, and featured dozens of entries – 104 to be precise – all screened during the course of the Festival’s week-long run under the sponsorship of the renowned Jesuit Chitrabani centre

Pope-emeritus Benedict XVI

Pope-emeritus Benedict XVI

Teutonic College hosts Ratzinger Library Inauguration

19/11/2015 08:15

The official inauguration of the Library Biblioteca Romana Joseph Ratzinger – Benedetto XVI – dedicated to the life and the thought of the Pope Emeritus as a scholar and a Pontiff - was held on Wednesday evening at the Pontifical Teutonic College