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In 1902 the papal Internuncio of Brazil was raised to the dignity of nuncio.
Pius X introduced a change in the practice hitherto followed with regard to nuncios, so that now they hold their position longer than formerly, and a nuncio of the first class, after his recall, is not regularly raised to the cardinalate.
The reports of the nuncios filling permanent nunciatures, on whom rested the protection of all the interests of the papacy within their special territory, relate to all the more important ecclesiastical or political questions which had any connexion whatever with their commission.
www.catholicity.com /encyclopedia/n/nuncio.html   (3575 words)

 06/12/2000: Paul Nuncio scheduled to be executed
Nuncio claimed that he looked back at the victim at some point, saw that she was naked, and decided to "have sex" with her.
Nuncio further asserted that he did not mean to kill the victim and that he did not know she was dead until he heard about it sometime later.
Nuncio filed a federal habeas petition on March 1, 1999, and it was denied by the federal district court on May 13, 1999.
www.oag.state.tx.us /newspubs/newsarchive/2000/20000612nunciofacts.htm   (2158 words)

 Search Results for "Nuncio"
Nuncios are in most of the principal countries of Europe...
He was archbishop of Benevento and papal nuncio to Venice.
He was papal nuncio at Madrid (1882-87) and was made cardinal in 1887.
bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=&query=Nuncio   (232 words)

 Paul Selso Nuncio #646
Nuncio broke into Pauline's home through the back door and beat her until she was unrecognizable, then raped her and strangled her to death.
Nuncio was on probation at the time of the killing for a felony theft conviction and had two misdemeanor theft convictions.
Nuncio was the second Texas inmate to be executed in as many days, the third this week and the 22nd this year.
www.clarkprosecutor.org /html/death/US/nuncio646.htm   (3851 words)

 Nuncio - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nuncio is an ecclesiastical diplomatic title, derived from the ancient Latin Nuntius, meaning any envoy.
A Papal Nuncio (also known as an Apostolic Nuncio) is a permanent diplomatic representative (head of mission) of the Holy See to a state or international organisation (e.g., the Arab League), having ambassadorial rank, usually with the ecclesiastical rank of titular bishop or titular archbishop.
Historically, the most important type of apocrisiary (a title also applying to representatives exchanged by a high prelate with a Patriarch) was the equivalent of a nuncio, sent by the Pope to the Byzantine Empire; during the fifth and sixth centuries, when which much of Italy remained under Byzantine control, several Popes were former apocrisiaries.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Nuncio   (627 words)

 Zenit News Agency - The World Seen From Rome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
According to article 4 of the June 9, 1815 protocol of the Congress of Vienna, the Nuncio is dean of the diplomatic corps of which he forms part, independently of the date of his appointment.
The new Apostolic Nuncio in Spain was born in Santa Eufemia, in the Archdiocese of Braga, Portugal, on March 29, 1938.
From 1985 to 1990 he was Apostolic Nuncio in Trinidad and Tobago, Granada, Antiguas and Barbados.
www.zenit.org /english/archive/0003/ZE000302.html   (2602 words)

 Nuncio to Canada
The principal task of the apostolic nuncio is to make ties between the Holy See and the particular Churches of the territory to which he has been assigned, more solid and effective.
One of the special attributes of the apostolic nuncio relates to the appointment of bishops in the country where he works.
It is his responsibility to transmit or propose to the Holy See the names of candidates as well as to provide background information on those who are to be promoted, in keeping with the norms of the Holy See.
www.gcatholic.com /canada/nuncios.htm   (219 words)

 Apostolic Nuncio Visits MSP Parish — MSP   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
He was appointed the Apostolic Nuncio to Bolivia in 1989.
He was ordained Bishop on 6 January 1990 and served as Apostolic Nuncio in Kenya from 19 March 1996 until he was appointed to serve as the Apostolic Nuncio in the Scandinavian countries, on 16 October 2004.
A very humble and jovial man, the Nuncio filled both the priests and the parishioners with fresh spirit in their vocation to live as witnesses of Christ in a secularised society - Sweden.
www.mspfathers.org /news/apostolic.html   (331 words)

 EWTN -  Papal Visit To Holy Land
In an interview published by Fides, the Nuncio in Israel recalled the situation of Christians in Holy Land, stressing the importance that the presence of the Pope will have for the local Church.
In Holy Land, "where the Church was born, Christians form a mere 2 percent of the population.
They need to be comforted by the Church, by the Pope, to feel that their presence is valued.
www.ewtn.com /holyland2000/News/ewtn_nunciosays.htm   (349 words)

 Sister Lucy’s Statements to the Papal Nuncio
On March 21, 1982, before Pope John Paul II made his May 13, 1982 consecration of the world, the Holy Father sent Archbishop Sante Portalupi, the Papal Nuncio to Portugal, to speak to Sister Lucy in her Carmelite convent.
The Nuncio was accompanied by Bishop Alberto Cosme do Amaral of Leiria (the diocese in which Fatima is located) and Dr. Francisco de Lacerda.
The interviews that took place between Sister Lucy and the Papal Nuncio were sanctioned by the Pope, and therefore are official.
www.fatima.org /consecrussia/srlucystmts.asp   (437 words)

 New nuncio to U.S. known as warm, affable - Catholic Online
JERUSALEM (CNS) — The new Vatican nuncio to the United States is known for his warm and affable manner, sense of humor and easy laugh in both Palestinian and Israeli circles.
NEW VATICAN NUNCIO TO UNITED STATES Archbishop Pietro Sambi attends a farewell reception held by the Israeli Ministry of Tourism in Jerusalem Jan. 18.
In mid-January, Archbishop Sambi was honored at a series of receptions in Jerusalem, where he served as papal nuncio to Israel and Cyprus and papal delegate to the Palestinian territories.
www.catholic.org /national/national_story.php?id=18423   (1115 words)

 Droolns Nuncio Male Neapolitan Mastiff
Nuncio is maturing nice, but is far from done.
He is a 3rd generation dog and both parents and grand parents were slow to develop, knowing this I cannot wait to see him at 4 years old.
We are now crossing nuncio to our females for our next generation of bred bys, he was shown over the summer this year and we plan to campaign him this fall and spring.
www.drool-n-destruction.com /nuncio.htm   (98 words)

 Catholic World News : Nuncio Visits Palestinian Shelling Victims
VATICAN, Nov. 17, 00 (FIDES/CWNews.com) -- The papal nuncio in the Holy Land has visited the Christian villages that suffered under Israeli artillery attacks to show solidarity with the Palestinian victims, the FIDES news agency has reported.
But there was no shelling of the villages during the nuncio's day-long visit to the West Bank.
The papal nuncio visited several newly homeless Christian families, to assure them of the Church's support.
www.cwnews.com /news/viewstory.cfm?recnum=14278   (195 words)

 University of St. Thomas : Center for Catholic Studies : Nuncio Article
While theological differences with other Christian churches are so large that their coming closer doctrinally in the near future seems very improbable, the common heritage Catholics have with the Orthodox is huge." Archbishop Ivan Jurkovic, the apostolic nuncio to Ukraine, said this in an interview with the News-Ukraine agency.
He stressed that dialogue with the Orthodox holds a special place in the context of the Catholic Church's interchurch dialogue.
The University of St. Thomas does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation or disability in its programs and activities.
www.stthomas.edu /cathstudies/icod/resources/News/nuncio.html   (333 words)

 Papal Nuncio urges Aquinas grads to be peacemakers | The-Tidings.com
Papal Nuncio urges Aquinas grads to be peacemakers
At Thomas Aquinas College's 32nd annual commencement on May 13, Archbishop Celestino Migliore, papal nuncio to the United Nations, urged graduates to be peacemakers by joining with Christians, as well as members of other religions, and all humankind by spreading truth and love.
Archbishop Migliore, who joined the Holy See's diplomatic service in 1980, compared the education at Thomas Aquinas, where students follow a liberal arts program based on the study of great books, to the Greek Archimedes' famous observation that with a long enough lever and place to stand he could move the Earth.
www.the-tidings.com /2006/0519/aquinas.htm   (523 words)

 New Nuncio looks forward to mission in Australia
The Holy See's new Apostolic Nuncio to Australia - Archbishop Ambrose De Paoli - has arrived in Canberra, saying he is looking forward to beginning his mission to the Church and the people of Australia.
Prior to his appointment to Australia, Archbishop De Paoli was Apostolic Nuncio in Japan.
Apostolic Nuncios and their staff serve as both the ambassador of the Holy See in their host nation and as the representative of the Pope to his Church in that nation.
www.cathnews.com /news/503/41.php   (817 words)

 CNN.com - Burundi papal nuncio shot dead - Dec. 29, 2003
The pope's ambassador in Burundi was shot and killed by gunmen who opened fire at his car in the Central African nation, the Vatican and a missionary news agency said Monday.
A Vatican official, speaking on condition of anonymity, confirmed the death of the papal nuncio but would offer no details until his relatives had been informed.
Burundi has been torn by violence and civil war for a decade, and at least one rebel group still carries out attacks in the capital.
edition.cnn.com /2003/WORLD/africa/12/29/burundi.nuncio.ap   (508 words)

 Visit of the Apostolic Nuncio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
An apostolic nuncio is a Vatican ambassador or representative of the pope in different countries.
Salvatore Pennachio officially became the new apostolic nuncio for Cambodia yesterday.
A welcoming reception was held at the bishop's residence in Phnom Penh.
www.parish-without-borders.net /cditt/church/2004/nuncio.htm   (114 words)

 U.S. Gets a New Papal Nuncio
He was named pro-apostolic nuncio in Burundi in October 1985; pro-apostolic nuncio in Indonesia in November 1991; and apostolic nuncio in Israel and Cyprus, and apostolic delegate in Jerusalem and Palestine in June 1998.
A nuncio represents the Holy Father to both the hierarchy and Church of a particular nation and to that nation's civil government.
"The bishops of the United States," it said, "are pleased that the Holy Father has honored the Church in our country with the appointment of a nuncio with an extraordinary life of service to the Church in many areas of the world.
www.bethlehem.edu /archives/2005/2005_081.shtml   (367 words)

 USCCB - (Office of Media Relations) - Archbishop Pietro Sambi Named Apostolic Nuncio to United States
He was nominated Pro-Apostolic Nuncio in Burundi on October 10, 1985, Pro-Apostolic Nuncio in Indonesia on November 28, 1991, and Apostolic Nuncio in Israel and Cyprus, and Apostolic Delegate in Jerusalem and Palestine on June 6, 1998.
“The Bishops of the United States are pleased that the Holy Father has honored the Church in our country with the appointment of a Nuncio with an extraordinary life of service to the Church in many areas of the world.
Archbishop Sambi is very well known to the presidents and to many members of our episcopal conference because of our strong engagement with and support of the Church in the Holy Land over the years.
www.usccb.org /comm/archives/2005/05-287.shtml   (415 words)

 open book: New Nuncio
I googles the name, and not much to go on aside from the various pushes for peace(as would be expected with any Bishop in the Holy Land).
Posted by: John B at Dec 17, 2005 4:18:42 PM His background will equip him to be the ambassador to the country with the largest number of Jews outside of Israel.
Posted by: Tom Haessler at Dec 17, 2005 4:40:09 PM I expect some Jews may be dissapointed at the new nuncio, since he spoke out in defense of the Palestinians, and also spoke out against how the govrenmnet of Israel has mistreated Christians and Muslims in the Holy Land.
amywelborn.typepad.com /openbook/2005/12/new_nuncio.html   (1028 words)

 Catholic World News : New papal nuncio in US is seasoned Vatican diplomat
Vatican, Dec. 19, 2005 (CWNews.com) - Archbishop Pietro Sambi, who is currently serving as the Vatican's envoy in the Holy Land, has been named the new apostolic nuncio to the United States.
Since June 1998 he has held one of the most complex posts in pontifical foreign service, as nuncio to Israel and Cyprus and delegate to Palestine and Jerusalem.
Throughout his assignment he was responsible for upholding the Vatican's stand that both Israel and Palestine should leave in peace and security in independent states, with a special international statute protecting Jerusalem.
www.cwnews.com /news/viewstory.cfm?recnum=41321   (332 words)

 Europe appointment for Australian nuncio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Pope John Paul II yesterday named Archbishop Francesco Canalini, his Canberra-based nuncio (or ambassador), apostolic nuncio for Switzerland and Liechtenstein.
Although the position of apostolic nuncio is usually non-controversial, Canalini attracted criticism when he told leaders of religious orders in June that an excess of "conviviality" in their liturgies can sideline the sacrificial dimension of the Mass.
Nuncio's message to focus on essentials of the faith (CathNews 27/11/03)
www.cathnews.com /news/409/52.html   (174 words)

 Apostolic Nunciature, India
On 7 February 1998, he was appointed Assessor for General Affairs of the Secretariat of State of the Holy See.
On 12 December 2002, he was elevated titular Archbishop of Agropoli and Apostolic Nuncio.
On 8 February 2003, he was appointed Apostolic Nuncio in the Republic of India and in the Kingdom of Nepal.
www.apostolicnunciatureindia.com /nuncio.htm   (186 words)

 NUNCIO - Band page with free MP3 music downloads on SoundClick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Well this is V-N.I.C.E. also known as NUNCIO.
NUNCIO is the first meanin' in the acronym N.I.C.E. Do you play live?
I even give props to the all the Nureau Inkians out there that drop that hot 2015 junk.
www.soundclick.com /bands/pageartist.cfm?bandID=290776   (64 words)

 PlanetOut News: Gay Catholics wary of U.S. papal nuncio
Pope Benedict XVI has appointed a veteran Vatican diplomat to be the ambassador, or nuncio, to the United States, stirring some disappointment in the U.S. LGBT community.
As nuncio in Israel, Sambi was involved in talks on a "variety of controversial issues" between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization, according to the Catholic News Service.
Many gay Catholics were troubled and hurt by a Vatican document released last month that directs seminaries to exclude gay candidates for the priesthood unless they have "overcome" their homosexuality.
www.planetout.com /news/article-print.html?2005/12/22/3   (506 words)

 Lupine Nuncio - Gene Wolfe News and Rumors
Lupine Nuncio reader "spankman" points out that Neil Gaiman interviews Wolfe at the Borders' website
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