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Pontifical Council for Social Communications

Pontificium Consilium de Communicationibus Socialibus



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Bishop(s)

  • Claudio Maria Celli, President
  • Pierfranco Pastore, Secretary Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Pontifical Council
  • Elevated: 28 June 1988
  • Curial Office
  • Roman Curia
  • Description: involved in questions regarding the means of social communication, so that, also by these means, human progress and the message of salvation may benefit secular culture and mores. (Pastor Bonus, 169)
  • Section on the Vatican Website: http://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/pontifical_councils/pccs/
  • Official Web Site: http://www.pccs.va/
  • Mailing Address: 00120 Citta del Vaticano, Via della Conciliazione n. 5
  • Telephone: 06.69.89.18.00
  • Fax: 06.69.89.18.40

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Pontifical Commission of Social Communications
1948ErectedPontifical Commission of Social Communications (erected)
Pontifical Council for Social Communications
28 June 1988ElevatedPontifical Commission of Social Communications Pontifical Council for Social Communications

Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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