- Tuesday, 12 March 2013 14:57
At 2:40 DST black smoke emerged from the smoke stack today. Tomorrow morning at 4:30 DST the voting begins again. 2 votes in the morning, 2 votes in the afternoon.
- Saturday, 08 December 2012 10:08
Vatican Radio launched an iPhone app on iTunes. The app is free. It lets you follow the Pope and the work of the Church throughout the world as well as providing you with other pertinent information and cultural engagement.
Vatican Radio has programming in 47 languages with 70 daily programs. Vatican Radio was founded in 1931.
- Tuesday, 10 May 2011 13:35
Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk was recently interviewed by Philippa Hitchens of Vatican Radio.
The newly elected Major Archbishop talks about his election, the grace of the Holy Spirit for the Church today, ecclesial unity, the Russian Orthodox Church, Pope John Paul and some other things. He’s clear and polished.
- Monday, 14 February 2011 21:23
February 12, 1931, Vatican Radio began its social networking capabilities for Pope Pius XI who had a particular interest in evangelization, especially in the foreign lands. Guglielmo Marconi (1874-1937), the physics Nobel Prize laureate became the father of wireless communication. Quoting Marconi, the Vatican Press Director Jesuit Father Frederico Lombardi recalled, “My inventions are to save humanity, not to destroy it.”
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Pope Pius XI exhorted his first listeners said, “Listen and hear, O Peoples of distant lands.”
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