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nuncio

RC Church a diplomatic representative of the Holy See, ranking above an internuncio and esp having ambassadorial status

Nuncio

 

a permanent diplomatic representative of the pope in states with which the papacy maintains official diplomatic relations.

The nuncio corresponds in diplomatic rank to an ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary. The institution of the permanent representation of a nuncio appeared in the first half of the 16th century. In most Catholic countries, nuncios represent the senior officials (doyens) of the diplomatic corps.

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The publication of his Sidereus Nuntius (the Starry Message) established his role as a pioneer of modern science.
Editor:google Libertatis nuntius for the full text from the Vatican.
In Play VI, a messenger figure, here called Nuntius, appears briefly to separate scenes, asking the 'lordinges' for room to 'lett Octavian come and playe', (26) while the two speeches of the Expositor provide commentary, interpretation, and additional information to allow the audience to better understand what they have seen.
Libertatis Nuntius took a very critical view of liberation theology, due no doubt to Ratzinger's confrontational approach toward progressive Latin American Catholicism.
Ma la sua presenza in scena, del tutto imprevedibile a questa altezza ed elusiva rispetto all'orizzonte d'attesa dello spettatore/lettore che attende il topico resoconto del Nuntius, ha consentito a Dolce di prendere esplicitamente le distanze dalla barbarie del sacrificio umano, che non pub avere nessuna giustificazione religiosa e/o razionale, e contestualmente di preparare con maggior cura (non senza un'inevitabile gradatio di suspence) l'inatteso e davvero sorprendente finale intonato non alla logica della maraviglia, bensi (e in cio Dolce disorienta e colpisce lo spettatore piu che se avesse deciso di seguire pedissequamente i modelli) a quella, desolante e cupa, della crudelta inutile, motivata con speciosissimi sofismi religiosi e cultuali e che va razionalisticamente demolita.
The prospect of mergers and acquisitions has sparked the rally which is correcting their undervaluation," said broker Alexander Moraitakis at Nuntius Securities.
Angelvs Grece nuntius, uel angelvs quasi eggus, id est iuxta, subaudi stans, Quasi enim iuxta deum stat ut eius praeceptis obsequatur.
The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith felt obliged to correct this error with two consecutive documents: Libertatis nuntius (1984) and Libertatis conscientiae (1986).
El Estado espanol siempre ha aceptado la personalidad juridica internacional del supremo organo de gobierno de la Iglesia catolica, la Santa Sede, como lo demuestra el mantenimiento de relaciones diplomaticas desde la acreditacion de Gonzalo Fernandez de Heredia, embajador de los Reyes Catolicos en Roma (1482), y el nombramiento de Francisco Desprats, Nuntius et Collector en Espana (1492), asi como la conclusion de concordatos con la Sede Apostolica, segun los procedimientos de los tratados internacionales.
La Santa Sede dio a conocer las instrucciones Libertatis nuntius y Libertatis conscientia, en 1984 y 1986.
1) Some wanted the schema to be titled simply Nuntius or Epistola pastoralis a concilio ad homines huius temporis or even Litterae synodales a concilio ad mundum or Declaratio ecclesiae ad dialogum instituendum cure mundo huius temporis or Declaratio ecclesiae ad mundum hodierum instead of being called a pastoral constitution.