Archbishop Pietro Sambi

October 19, 2011

Pope Benedict Names Archbishop Carlo Viganò U.S. Nuncio

Successor to Archbishop Pietro Sambi has a doctorate in both canon law and civil law.

September 14, 2011

Memorial Mass Offered for Archbishop Sambi

Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York offered a homily that reflected on the significance of commemorating the nuncio's death on the feast of the Triumph of the Cross.

July 28, 2011

Archbishop Pietro Sambi’s Legacy: Dynamic Diplomat Who Always Defended the Church

From the Holy Land to Washington, D.C., the amiable apostolic nuncio strengthened Catholic ties.

July 28, 2011

U.S. Apostolic Nuncio Remembered

Catholic bishops and clergy in U.S. and at the Vatican pay tribute to the late Archbishop Pietro Sambi.

July 26, 2011

U.S. Papal Nuncio Placed on Ventilator After Lung Surgery

Treatment warranted due to complications. The nunciature, along with Archbishop Pietro Sambi’s family, asked 'bishops, priests, religious and lay faithful' to offer 'sacrifices and prayers' for his recovery.