Vatican




Pope Francis: destroying the Environment is a Sin
- the Guardian: LINK ¤ the GUARDIAN

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  • "Pope Francis has called for urgent action to stop climate change"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "he welcomes the Paris-Climate-Accord, but says"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "additional action is needed to ensure the governments do not backtrack on the deal"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the worst impact of global warming was being felt by those who were least responsible for it - the poor"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the Pope described man’s destruction of the environment as a sin"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and accused mankind of turning the planet into a "polluted wasteland full of debris, desolation and filth""

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • ""global warming continues," the Pope said. "2015 was the warmest year on record, and 2016 will likely be warmer still""

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the world’s poor, though least responsible for climate change, are most vulnerable and already suffering its impact"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the faithful should ask forgiveness for sins committed against the environment"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and our "selfish" system motivated by "profit at any price""

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "we must not be indifferent or resigned to the loss of biodiversity and the destruction of ecosystems"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "often caused by our selfish behaviour"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "because of us, thousands of species will no longer give glory to God by their very existence"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "we have no such right"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the Pope called for people to modify their modern lifestyle by reducing waste, planting trees, and separating rubbish"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the resolve to live differently should affect our various contributions to shaping the culture and society in which we live"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "Francis urged political and business leaders to stop thinking of short-term gains"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and work for the common good"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "while taking steps to resolve the "ecological debt" between the global north and south"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "repaying it requires treating the environments of poorer nations with care and providing the financial resources"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and technical assistance needed to help them deal with climate change and promote sustainable development"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Pope condemns Idolatry of Cash in Capitalism
- the Guardian: LINK ¤ the GUARDIAN

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  • "Pope Francis has called for a global economic system"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "that puts people"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and not "an idol called money" at its heart"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "it is the consequence of a global choice"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the 76-year-old said that God had wanted men and women"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "to be at the heart of the world"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "urging people not to give up hope even in the harsh economic climate"

 

 

 

 

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  • "Francis also called on them to fight back against the "throwaway culture""

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "a global economic system that cared only about profit"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "we want a fair system"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "a system that allows everyone to move forward"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "at the centre has to be man and woman"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Pope Francis never wanted to be Pope
- the Guardian: LINK ¤ the GUARDIAN

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  • "now Pope Francis has followed suit, appearing to joke to a gathering of Jesuit school pupils"

 

 

 

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  • "anyone who wants to be Pope doesn't care much for themselves. God doesn't bless them"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "I didn't want to be Pope"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the Argentinian pontiff explained why he had chosen not to move"

 

 

 

 

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  • "into the Vatican's luxurious papal apartments"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "his current quarters are more austere, but he also liked to be sociable"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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ethical Reform of Financial System
- the Guardian
: LINK ¤ the GUARDIAN

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  • "Pope Francis has hit out at unbridled capitalism"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "calling for ethical reform of the financial system"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "to create a more humane society"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "politicians needed to be bold in tackling the root causes of the economic crisis"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "which lay in an acceptance of money's "power over ourselves and our society""

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the growing inequality in society was caused by "ideologies""

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "which uphold the absolute autonomy of markets and financial speculation"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and thus deny the right of control to States"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "a new, invisible and at times virtual, tyranny is established"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "one which unilaterally and irremediably imposes its own laws and rules"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "there is a need for financial reform along ethical lines that would produce in its turn"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "an economic reform to benefit everyone"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "money has to serve, not to rule"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Pope Francis's Easter Address
- the Guardian
: LINK ¤ the GUARDIAN

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  • "250,000 people crammed into the square and the broad avenue that stretches away from the Vatican to the river Tiber"

 

 

 

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  • "for the Pope's first Easter Sunday mass"

 

 

 

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  • "in his Urbi et Orbi address"

 

 

 

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  • "which translates as to the city of Rome and to the world"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the Pope appealed for peace in the Middle East"

 

 

 

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  • "saying that the conflict between the Israelis and Palestinians had "lasted all too long""

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "he ended his address by calling, with growing intensity"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "for peace in the whole world"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "still divided by greed looking for easy gain"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Pope defends Weak, Poor and the Environment
- the Guardian
: LINK ¤ the GUARDIAN

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  • "Pope Francis has urged the princes, presidents, sheiks and thousands of ordinary people gathered for his installation mass"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "to protect the environment"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the weakest and the poorest"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the role of the Pope was to open his arms and protect all of humanity"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "especially the poorest, the weakest, the least important"

 

 

 

 

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  • "today amid so much darkness we need to see the light of hope and to be men and women who bring hope to others"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "to protect creation, to protect every man and every woman"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "to look upon them with tenderness and love"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "is to open up a horizon of hope"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "it is to let a shaft of light break through the heavy clouds"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Pope Francis
- the Guardian
: LINK ¤ the GUARDIAN

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  • "at his first press conference in the Vatican, Pope Francis broke from his prepared comments to describe the final hours of the conclave that elected him Pope"

 

 

 

 

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  • "let me tell you a story"

 

 

 

 

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  • "he was comforted by his friend, Brazilian Cardinal Claudio Hummes, as it appeared the voting was favouring him"

 

 

 

 

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  • "and it seemed "a bit dangerous""

 

 

 

 

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  • "that he would reach the two-thirds necessary to be elected"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "he hugged me. He kissed me. He said:"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "don't forget about the poor"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and that's how in my heart came"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the name "Francis of Assisi""

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "St. Francis of Assisi was the man of the poor"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the man of peace"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the man who loved and cared for creation"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the man who gives us this spirit of peace, the poor man who wanted a poor church"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Habemus Papam ! - the Guardian: LINK ¤ the GUARDIAN

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  • "'oh mamma mia ! - oh la la ! - the light is on in the loggia !"

 

 

 

 

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  • ""habemus papam !" cried Sister Walburga, a polyglot nun from Germany"

 

 

 

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  • "who almost ran out of languages in her excitement as a shadow formed behind the curtain on the balcony"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "when, minutes later, the new Pope stepped forward, he was greeted with a huge roar that echoed around St. Peter's Square"

 

 

 

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  • "and befitted his new status as the 266th infallible leader of the Roman Catholic church"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "dear brothers and sisters, he said, simply"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "good evening"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • ""you know the work of the conclave is to give a bishop to Rome," and then laughing:"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "it seems as if my brother cardinals went to find him from the end of the Earth"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • ""bellissimo, bellissimo," said Riccardo"

 

 

 

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  • "an Italian public sector worker, while Francis I introduced himself to his 1.2 billion-strong flock"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "when the new Pope asked for the people's blessing"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "before he gave them his"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "Riccardo gave his solemn verdict: "a great""

 

 

 

 

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  • "he had been impressed by the new pontiff's appearance of "humility, like a pastor""

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • Leone said: "he is the Pope we'd been looking for"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "I hope he'll be able to renew the world with faith"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and I think he'll manage it because he has a paternal face"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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-Capital: Vatican City -HS = Holy See ]


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Globalization - US cable - 2001: LINK ¤ 01VATICAN3027

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  • "Cardinal Dionigi Tettamanzi is planning to take advantage of the G8 summit in Genoa"

 

 

 

 

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  • "to promote the Vatican's vision of a globalization"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "that leaves no individual behind"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "a series of pre-G8 conferences are reflecting on Christian humanism"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and the economy in the face of globalization"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the latest of these conferences, attended by over 1000 people, was sponsored by Catholic NGO "New Humanity""

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the conference developed a plan to present to G8 summiteers the "Genoa Document" to promote"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "an economy which values the participation of all members of a society"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and which explicitly provides support for the poor"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the areas where globalization results in basic injustices"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "are dramatic in many parts of the world"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Biotech - US cable - 2001:
LINK ¤ 01VATICAN1744

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  • "the Vatican's observer to the UN, Archbishop Agostino Marchetto:"

 

 

 

 

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  • "the environmental and human health risks of bio-engineered food"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "demand stronger international norms and controls"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the UN food and agricultural organization should take a lead role"

 

 

 

 

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  • "especially in education and preventative measures"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the FAO should actively pursue "biosecurity" questions"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "health and environmental issues raised by genetically altered foods"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "have a global impact"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "and thus require internationally guaranteed standards"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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United States - US cable - 2001:
LINK ¤ 01VATICAN4755

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  • "in his September 12 general audience in Vatican City"

 

 

 

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  • "the Pope, breaking with tradition, spoke solely in English and Italian"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "to the President of the United States and to all American citizens I express my heartfelt sorrow"

 

 

 

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  • "in the face of such unspeakable horror we cannot but be deeply disturbed"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "I add my voice to all the voices raised in these hours to express indignant condemnation"

 

 

 

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  • "and I strongly reiterate that the ways of violence"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "will never lead to genuine solutions to humanity's problems"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "even if the forces of darkness appear to prevail"

 

 

 

 

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  • "those who believe in God know that evil and death do not have the final say"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "Christian hope is based on this truth"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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United Nations - US cable - 2002:
LINK ¤ 02VATICAN4398

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  • Foreign Minister Jean Louis Tauran: "any decision to use force against Iraq"

 

 

 

 

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  • "must be taken within the framework of the United Nations"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "action against Iraq must be weighed against the consequences for the people of Iraq"

 

 

 

 

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  • "countries in the region, and global stability"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "one cannot combat evil with another evil"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Caritas Internationalis - US cable - 2002: LINK ¤ 02VATICAN5296

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  • "Caritas said that military action would cause a humanitarian catastrophe"

 

 

 

 

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  • "affecting children the most, urging that everything possible be done to avoid war"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Urbi et Orbi - US cable - 2009:
LINK ¤ 09VATICAN55

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  • "Pope Benedict XVI called for a rediscovery of the grounds for hope during his easter day message"

 

 

 

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  • "to the city of Rome and the world (urbi et orbi)"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "he will repeat his message of justice, truth, mercy, forgiveness and love"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "when he makes his upcoming visit to Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian Territories"

 

 

 

 

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  • "reconciliation was a pre-condition for a future of overall security and peaceful coexistence"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Human Rights - US cable - 2009: LINK ¤ 09VATICAN58

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  • "the Vatican welcomes the US candidacy to the UN Human Rights Council"

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "the Secretariat of State's point person on human rights, Monsignor Christophe El-Kassis:"

 

 

 

 

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  • "it is a positive sign of the new US administration's commitment"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "to multilateralism and dialogue"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "while the Holy See, as a UN observer, does not have a vote"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "it follows human rights closely"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Papst Franziskus ermutigt zum Kampf für eine bessere Welt - der Standard:
LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "Papst Franziskus hat die junge Generation in einem eindringlich Appell aufgefordert, sich einzumischen und für eine bessere Welt zu kämpfen"

 

 

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  • ""mischt Euch ein ! - Ihr seid die Erbauer einer besseren Welt"

 

 

 

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  • "rief der Pontifex den Weltjugendtags-Teilnehmern an Rios Copacabana-Strand zu"

 

 

 

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  • "seid Protagonisten, spielt nach vorne, geht nach vorne"

 

 

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  • "baut eine Welt der Gerechtigkeit, der Liebe, der Brüderlichkeit, der Solidarität"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Papst Franziskus gegen eine Diktatur der Wirtschaft - der Standard: LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "Papst Franziskus hat zu einer Reform der globalen Finanzmärkte aufgerufen"

 

 

 

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  • "Geld muss uns dienen, nicht über uns herrschen"

 

 

 

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  • "die Ungleichgewichte in der Welt haben ihre Ursache in jenen Ideologien"

 

 

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  • "die die Autonomie der Märkte und der Spekulationen an die erste Stelle setzen"

 

 

 

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  • "und den Staaten ein Recht auf Kontrolle absprechen"

 

 

 

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  • "der Papst forderte eine Reform des Finanzsystems auf der Grundlage ethischer Normen"

 

 

 

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  • "die zu einer Wirtschaftsreform führt, die jedem zugutekommt"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Papst zelebrierte Osternacht im Petersdom
- der Standard: LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "in seiner Predigt forderte Franziskus die Gläubigen in dieser "lichtvollen Osternacht" auf"

 

 

 

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  • "die Neuheit anzunehmen, die die Auferstehung Jesu bedeutet, und sich im Leben dem Neuen nicht zu verschließen"

 

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  • "wir sind wie die Apostel aus dem Evangelium: oft ziehen wir es vor, unsere Sicherheiten beizubehalten"

 

 

 

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  • "wir haben Angst vor den Überraschungen Gottes"

 

 

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  • "er überrascht uns immer !"

 

 

 

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  • "die Sorgen des Alltags können uns leicht dazu bringen, uns in uns selbst, in der Traurigkeit, in der Bitterkeit zu verschließen"

 

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  • "doch darin liegt der Tod. Gott ist aber auferstanden"

 

 

 

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  • "um das Herz für die Hoffnung auf die Zukunft zu öffnen"

 

 

 

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  • "um Frieden und Kraft für das Leben zu geben"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Papst Franziskus drängt auf Frieden in Nahost - der Standard: LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "in seiner Osterbotschaft vor 250.000 Gläubigen forderte er Israelis und Palästinenser zur Wiederaufnahme der Friedensverhandlungen auf"

 

 

 

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  • "das Kirchenoberhaupt forderte zudem ein Ende der Gewalt im Irak und eine politische Lösung für die belastete Bevölkerung in Syrien"

 

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  • "wie viel Blut ist in Syrien vergossen worden ! - Und wie viele Leiden müssen noch auferlegt werden"

 

 

 

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  • "ehe es gelingt, eine politische Lösung der Krise zu finden ?"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Papst ruft Christen zur Freude auf: seid nie traurige Menschen ! - der Standard LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "in seiner Predigt rief Franziskus die Gläubigen auf, die Freude in Christus zu finden"

 

 

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  • "seid nie traurige Menschen ! - Ein Christ kann nicht traurig sein"

 

 

 

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  • "unsere Freude entsteht nicht durch Besitztümer, sondern aus der Begegnung mit Jesus. Mit ihm sind wir nie allein, auch nicht in den schwierigen Momenten, in denen uns die Probleme unüberwindbar erscheinen"

 

 

 

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  • "er rief die Gläubigen auf, auch im höheren Alter ein "junges Herz" zu bewahren"

 

 

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  • "wer in Christus lebt, altert nie"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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300.000 Menschen bei Angelus-Gebet mit Papst - der Standard: LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "in seinen Worten an die Pilger hob der Papst die "unendliche Geduld Gottes" mit den Menschen hervor"

 

 

 

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  • "Gott hat große Barmherzigkeit und große Geduld mit jedem von uns"

 

 

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  • "ein wenig Barmherzigkeit ändert die Welt. Dadurch wird sie weniger kalt und gerechter"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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offizielle Amtseinführung des neuen Papstes - der Standard:
LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "in seiner Predigt rief Franziskus die Verantwortlichen in Politik und Wirtschaft"

 

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  • "zur Bewahrung der Schöpfung, zur Achtung vor jedem Geschöpf Gottes und der Umwelt auf"

 

 

 

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  • "lassen wir nicht zu, dass Zeichen der Zerstörung und des Todes den Weg unserer Welt begleiten"

 

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  • ""habt keine Angst davor, Güte und Zärtlichkeit zu zeigen", rief der Papst der Menge zu"

 

 

 

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  • "die er gleichzeitig zur Liebe für die Ärmsten, Schwächsten und Geringsten mahnte"

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Papst Franziskus
- der Standard: LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "der neue Papst erzählte Journalisten, warum er sich für Franziskus als Papstname entschieden hat"

 

 

 

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  • "während des Konklave ist er neben dem brasilianischen Kardinal, dem emeritierten Erzbischof von Sao Paolo, Claudio Hummes, gesessen"

 

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  • "Hummes ist wirklich ein großer Freund von mir. Er hat mir Mut gemacht, als es für mich bei der Wahl angefangen hat, gefährlich zu werden"

 

 

 

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  • "als dann die zweite Drittel-Mehrheit der Stimmen erreicht worden ist und alle Kardinäle applaudiert haben"

 

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  • "hat er mich umarmt und mich aufgefordert"

 

 

 

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  • "die Armen nicht zu vergessen"

 

 

 

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  • "in diesem Moment habe ich an Franz von Assisi gedacht"

 

 

 

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  • "einen Menschen des Friedens"

 

 

 

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  • "der Armut, der die Schöpfung schützt"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Reaktionen auf die Papst-Wahl
- der Standard: LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • US-Präsident Obama: "der neue Papst ist ein Vorkämpfer für die Armen und die Verletzlichsten unter uns"

 

 

 

 

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  • Bundespräsident Heinz Fischer: "die Wahl des neuen Papstes hat ein in mehrerlei Hinsicht bemerkenswertes Ergebnis gebracht"

 

 

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  • "erstmals wurde ein Nicht-Europäer in dieses hohe Amt berufen und die Wahl des Namens"

 

 

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  • "lässt eine Betonung der Zuwendung zu den Armen und eines verantwortungsvollen Umgangs mit den Schätzen der Natur vermuten"

 

 

 

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  • "diese Themen sind weit über den Kreis der katholischen Kirche"

 

 

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  • "und der christlichen Religion hinaus"

 

 

 

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  • "für die ganze Welt von Bedeutung"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Jorge Bergoglio
- der Standard: LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "der argentinische Kardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio ist zum Papst gewählt worden"

 

 

 

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  • "damit ist erstmals ein Lateinamerikaner Oberhaupt der römisch-katholischen Kirche"

 

 

 

 

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die ersten Worte des neuen Papstes an die Gläubigen:


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  • "Brüder und Schwestern, Guten Abend"

 

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  • "ihr wisst, dass das Konklave die Pflicht hatte, Rom einen Bischof zu geben"

 

 

 

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  • "es scheint so, als ob meine Kardinalsbrüder fast bis zum Ende der Welt gehen mussten"

 

 

 

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  • "und nun beginnen wir diesen Weg, Bischof und Volk"

 

 

 

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  • "dieser Weg der Kirche Roms, der jener ist, der in der Barmherzigkeit allen Kirchen vorsteht"

 

 

 

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  • "ein Weg der Brüderlichkeit der Liebe, des Vertrauens zwischen uns, beten wir immer für uns, für uns gegenseitig"

 

 

 

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  • "Beten wir für die gesamte Welt, damit es eine große Brüderlichkeit geben wird"

 

 

 

 

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  • "und nun möchte ich den Segen erteilen, doch zuerst bitte ich euch um einen Gefallen"

 

 

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  • "bevor der Bischof das Volk segnet, bitte ich darum, dass ihr den Herrn bittet"

 

 

 

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  • "damit ich gesegnet werde"

 

 

 

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  • "und nun werde ich euch und der ganzen Welt den Segen erteilen"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Franz von Assisi - der Standard: LINK ¤ der STANDARD

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  • "durch Kriegsgefangenschaft und Krankheit geläutert, fand der "kleine Franzose" Francesco, wie man ihn wegen seiner aus Frankreich stammenden Mutter nannte"

 

 

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  • "im Alter von 25 Jahren sein Glück in der Enthaltsamkeit der Natur"

 

 

 

 

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  • "in größter Armut und beseelt von seiner Mission, die Welt und seine Bewohner"

 

 

 

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  • "Menschen, Tiere und Pflanzen, zu ergründen"

 

 

 

 

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  • "lebte er fortan in bewundernder Demut vor der Schönheit der Erde"

 

 

 

 

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  • "1209 gründete er den "Orden der Minderen Brüder" (Franziskaner), dessen Regeln 1223 durch Papst Honorius III. endgültig bestätigt wurden"

 

 

 

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  • "seine Botschaft war eindeutig:"

 

 

 

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  • "ein jedes Lebewesen in Bedrängnis hat gleiches Recht auf Schutz"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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VATICAN CITY - Wikipedia EN:
LINK ¤ VATICAN CITY

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  • "the Vatican City state is a landlocked sovereign city-state whose territory consists of a walled enclave within the city of Rome"

 

 

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  • "it is an ecclesiastical or sacerdotal-monarchical state, ruled by the bishop of Rome - the Pope"

 

 

 

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  • Population: 842

 

 

 

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CIVITAS VATICANA - Wikipedia LA: LINK ¤ CIVITAS VATICANA

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