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Secretariat of State

Secretaria Status



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Bishop(s)

  • Pietro Parolin, Cardinal, Secretary
  • Giovanni Angelo Becciu, Substitute (Sostituto)
  • Dominique François Joseph Mamberti, Secretary (Relations with States)
  • Marco Dino Brogi, O.F.M., Official
  • Luciano Suriani, Official
  • Alberto Tricarico, Official Emeritus
  • Tarcisio Pietro Evasio Bertone, S.D.B., Cardinal, Secretary Emeritus
  • Angelo Sodano, Cardinal, Secretary Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Secretariat
  • Erected: 1793
  • Curial Office
  • Roman Curia
  • Description: provides close assistance to the Supreme Pontiff in the exercise of his supreme office. (Pastor Bonus, 39)
  • Section on the Vatican Website: http://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/secretariat_state/
  • Mailing Address: Palazzo Apostolico Vaticano, Citta del Vaticano 00120
  • Telephone: 06.69.88.39.13
  • Fax: 06.69.88.52.55

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
1793ErectedSecretariat of State (erected)
27 February 1973Territory AddedApostolic Chancery (suppressed) Secretariat of State

Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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