Daily Archives: July 27, 2011

Vatican nuncio to U.S. Archbishop Sambi dies

Detailed obituary: Archbishop Sambi, US nuncio since early 2006, dies at age 73 Reaction: US church had ‘highest respect, deepest affection’ for nuncio Archbishop Pietro Sambi, the apostolic nuncio to the United States for more than five years, died tonight, apparently from … Continue reading

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Jesuits at Oxford find painting believed to be by Michelangelo

A painting of Christ’s crucifixion believed to be the work of Michelangelo has been hanging in the residence of a small Jesuit community at Oxford for more than 70 years. Purchased at auction by the Campion Hall community in the 1930s, the … Continue reading

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