VATICAN CITY — In a restructuring of Vatican communication departments, a Brazilian-born priest will be the new director of the Vatican TV station.
Pope Benedict appointed Father Dario Edoardo Viganò, professor at the Pontifical Lateran University and a cinema expert, to take the place of Father Federico Lombardi.
“I feel very happy about this decision that has been taken because I still have a lot of work to do as head of Vatican Radio and as head of the Vatican’s press office,” Father Lombardi, 70, told CNA.
“As long as they don't appoint a new head for these two posts, I will still remain here,” the Jesuit priest added, laughing.
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