MIL OSI Translation. Region: Italy –
Source: The Holy See in Italian
Headline: VATICAN – Urbaniana University: for the first time the new general secretary is a nun, a Scalabrinian missionary
Vatican City – The Scalabrinian Sister Pietra Luana Modica is the new Secretary General of the Pontifical Urbaniana University. The appointment was signed by Cardinal Luis Antonio Gokin Tagle, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples and Grand Chancellor of the missionary university. It is the first time since her foundation, which took place in 1627, that this position has been assigned to a woman.
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