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  • n. One who strongly adheres to the papal authority.


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Vatican +‎ -ist


  • He was absorbed in the function, or else in a bitter envy of the officiating priest, and at such moments he suffered all that any 'Vaticanist' could have wished him to suffer.


  • Fr. Finigan over at the Hermeneutic of Continuity has done a translation of a response by respected Italian journalist and Vaticanist, Andrea Tornielli, where he comments on the recent statements made by Cardinal Bertone and by Fr. Benedettini.

    Andrea Tornielli Responds to His Critics

  • Italian Vaticanist Andrea Tornielli wrote a beautiful article about the important event we reported on the NLM.

    Validity of MP "Summorum Pontificum" for the Ambrosian Rite - UPDATE

  • Tornielli has been the great Vaticanist of the Ratzinger pontificate; his record is not flawless, as he himself admits, but he is far more trustworthy than most - even those inside the Vatican. posted by New Catholic at 5:21 PM

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Vaticanist John Allen is one of most recognized biographers of Benedict XVI. - Photown News

  • Italian Vaticanist Andrea Tornielli has published unedited material in his latest book on John Paul II, titled Santo Subito or Immediate Saint.

    Catholic Fire


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