Search


You have searched for "Apostolic Nuncio"

Showing 31-38 of 38

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance


Nation 13 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Muslim NGOs call for expulsion of Vatican envoy

PETALING JAYA: A group of Malay Muslim NGOs have called for the expulsion of the Vatican’s first Apostolic Nuncio (ambassador) to Malaysia, Archbishop Joseph Marino, for remarks attributed to him on the use of the word “Allah” by non-Muslims.

Nation 12 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Vatican envoy all for dialogues

KUALA LUMPUR: The Vatican’s first Apostolic Nuncio (ambassador) to Malaysia, Archbishop Joseph Marino (pic) is eager to get to know Malaysia while encouraging dialogue among people and groups of various faiths.

Nation 23 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM

It has a calming effect, Dompok says of meeting with Pope Francis

PENAMPANG: For Catholics, meeting the Pope once in their lifetime is a dream come true. Tan Sri Bernard Dompok has been to the Vatican four times, and had an audience with three pontiffs.

Nation 19 Jan 2013 | 12:00 AM

Pope appoints US archbishop as diplomatic rep to Malaysia

PUTRAJAYA: Pope Benedict XVI has appointed American Archbishop Joseph Marino as the first Apostolic Nuncio (diplomatic representative) to Malaysia, and the Government has welcomed it.

Nation 18 Jan 2013 | 12:00 AM

Vatican appoints first ambassador to Malaysia (Updated)

PETALING JAYA: Pope Benedict XVI has appointed American Archbishop Joseph Marino as the first resident Apostolic Nuncio to Malaysia, after deciding to open a new nunciature (embassy) in Kuala Lumpur.

World 25 Jul 2011 | 12:00 AM

Vatican recalls Ireland envoy after abuse rebuke

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The Vatican has recalled its ambassador in Ireland following severe criticism by the Irish parliament of the Church's role in covering up child sex abuse, a spokesman said on Monday.

World 02 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Grim image of division awaits Pope in Cyprus

NICOSIA (Reuters Life!) - Behind the pomp and circumstance of a papal visit, sandbags, abandoned gun positions and a crumbling time warp make up the grim image which will welcome Pope Benedict to Cyprus on Friday, when he visits one of the world's last divided capital cities.

World 16 Jun 2006 | 12:00 AM

U.S. church urged to transform image after sex scandal

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pope Benedict's representative in the United States on Thursday urged Catholic bishops to transform the reputation of a church still tarnished by the nationwide paedophile priest scandal.