News from the Apostolic Nunciature

Easter 2024


The tomb is empty, Christ is risen! Alleluia!

Celebration of the 11th anniversary of the election of Pope Francis on March 13, 2024 at the Holy Family Co-Cathedral in Kuwait

In an atmosphere of communion and fraternity, on December 7, 2023, the "Ecumenical Prayer Service for Peace in the Holy Land" was held in the Holy Family Co-Cathedral in Kuwait City, which was organized by the Apostolic Vicariate of Northern Arabia (AVONA) and by the Apostolic Nunciature.

One year after Pope Francis´ visit to The Kingdom of Bahrain, His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa visited the Holy Father at the Apostolic Palace in the Vatican on the afternoon of October 16, 2023; thus showing a further sign of closeness and brotherhood.

On 13 and 14 March 2023, the Apostolic Nunciature celebrated the National Day of the Holy See, on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the election of Pope Francis.

In view of the pastoral care of the Catholic faithful residing in Kuwait, Bahrain, and Qatar, His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed Monsignor Aldo Berardi, OSST, currently Vicar General of the Order of the Holy Trinity for the Redemption of Captives (the trinitarian Order), to succeed the late Bishop Camillo Ballin as the Apostolic Vicar of the...