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Castel Gandolfo

(kästĕl` gändôl`fō), town (1991 pop. 6,784), in Latium, central Italy, in the Alban Hills, overlooking Lake Albano. Possibly occupying the site of ancient Alba Longa, it is the papal summer residence. The papal palace (17th cent.), its magnificent gardens, the Vatican observatory (founded 1936), and the Villa Barbarini enjoy extraterritorial rights. The Church of St. Thomas of Villanova was designed (17th cent.) by Bernini.
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In his regular angelus from his residence at Castelgandolfo, south-west of Rome, the Pope said such an offer should not only give the less fortunate a more pleasant day, but could provide an opportunity to show friendship and support.
Babailov's portrait of Saint John Paul II hangs in the Vatican in Castelgandolfo and his portrait of Pope Benedict XVI hangs in the Vatican in Rome.
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Pope Benedict XVI gestures during the Angelus from the window of his Castelgandolfo summer palace
The book grew out of taped talks that John Paul held in the summer of 1993 in the garden of his country house at Castelgandolfo with Polish philosophers Jozef Tischner and Krzysztof Michalski.
Pope John Paul, speaking at his Sunday blessing in Castelgandolfo, Italy, said he hoped the blast would not dent the people's determination to try to live in peace side by side.
97) American Catholics displayed untiring interest in every kind of intelligence about the pope - when he went to Castelgandolfo, what he ate for breakfast, what he had to say on every subject imaginable.
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The pope received 33 bishops from Pennsylvania and New Jersey at an audience in his country residence Castelgandolfo south of Rome Sept.
Speaking to tourists and worshippers at Castelgandolfo, his summer residence outside Rome, the Pope said God put humans on earth to be his administrators of the land and "to cultivate it and take care of it".
Manager John Clark watched Scotland flop to a 61/2-21/2 defeat by Italy on day one of the quadrangular boys' international at Castelgandolfo, near Rome, then confessed: I don't think our boys were used to the sunny weather.
Doubts soon emerged for Milingo, and with the help of Italian friends, he made a pilgrimage to Pope John Paul II's summer residence at Castelgandolfo, south of Rome.