Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Holy See at UN: new outspokenness in confronting anti-family agenda

Catholic World News - February 25, 2011

The Catholic Family & Human Rights Institute (C-FAM) has observed that the Holy See’s diplomats have become more outspoken in confronting the radical anti-family agenda discussed in United Nations committees.

“Many delegations have commented on what they see as a new tenor and tone of the Holy See delegation,” C-FAM notes. “Delegations are also talking about how much more active the Holy See delegates have been in actual negotiations. Some delegations have greeted this outspokenness with chagrin and even hostility.”

Indian-born Archbishop Francis Assisi Chullikatt was appointed apostolic nuncio to the United Nations in July, succeeding Archbishop Celestino Migliore, who now serves as apostolic nuncio to Poland.

Additional sources for this story
Some links will take you to other sites, in a new window.

An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:

Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!

Progress toward our September expenses ($20,911 to go):
$35,000.00 $14,088.73
60% 40%
Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.

Subscribe for free
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Recent Catholic Commentary

New Ebook on Renewal and Evangelization 12 hours ago
More evidence that you can't trust the Pill 12 hours ago
Did Cardinal McCarrick compare Allah to the Trinity? 12 hours ago
An intriguing new Catholic publisher: Tuscany Press 13 hours ago
Calvary is a must-see Catholic film 17 hours ago

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days