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DIPLOMATIC CORPS

The official representatives of various countries at the court of the Sovereign Pontiff. They are most commonly ambassadors but may also be ministers, first secretaries, or persons with other special credentials.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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