The Pontifical Council for Culture traces its origins to the Second Vatican Council and its opening up to that great, dynamic, worried and multiform world of contemporary culture. In its Pastoral...

Read more

Culture in Images

Latest Updates

Our Journal Cultures and Faith

The Pontifical Council for Culture publishes every four months a journal Culture e Fede – (Cultures and Faith) with articles in French, English, Spanish and Italian. Each number is monographic and also hosts documents, texts of conferences, news and information about the...

Read more

Cultural Heritage

The international conference Charism & Creativity is a joint initiative of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life and the Pontifical Council for...

Read more

Music and Church

IV International Conference Church and Music: Texts and Contexts 4-5 February 2021 Themes HERMENEUTICS - TRANSLATION - LANGUAGE - FORM   Speakers (PDF File with short CVs) Card. Ravasi, “The...

Read more

Biennale Architettura

After the experiences of 2013 and 2015 at the Biennale Arte, the Holy See participates for the first time at the Venice Biennale Architettura with a pavilion spread through the picturesque wood on the island of San Giorgio Maggiore. Promoted by Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, coordinated by the...

Read more

This box contains our more frequent updates via Facebook

St Peter's Cricket Club

The St Peter's Cricket Club received the Patronage of the Dicastery for the first year of its... Read more

Barca nostra - Our boat

On August 2, 2019, Bishop Paul Tighe visited the wreck of the ship that sank in the Mediterranean... Read more