News from the Apostolic Nunciature

On 25 March 2022, the Feast of the Annunciation of the Lord, the Holy Father Pope Francis asked the entire Catholic Church - bishops, priests and lay faithful - to join him in an act of consecration of Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. The Catholic communities in Kuwait also participated in this moment of prayer for peace. ...

On Sunday 13 March 2022, the Apostolic Nunciature celebrated the Holy See's national holiday, which coincides with the anniversary of the election of His Holiness Pope Francis. To mark the occasion, the Apostolic Nunciature offered a reception to the diplomatic corps accredited to the State of Kuwait, the Religious operating in Kuwait, the...

On 2 February 2022, H.E. Archbishop Eugene M. Nugent, Apostolic Nuncio, had the pleasure of visiting the Grand Mosque of Kuwait. Accompanied for the occasion by Monsignor Mario Biffi, Deputy Head of Mission, he was welcomed by the authorities of the Grand Mosque and taken on a guided tour of the splendid building: he had the opportunity to admire...

On the occasion of the solemn dedication of the new Cathedral of Our Lady of Arabia in Awali, His Eminence Cardinal Luis A. Tagle, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of the Peoples, as Personal Representative of the Holy Father Pope Francis, visited the Kingdom of Bahrain, from 8 to 11 December.

Accompanied by Rev. Fr. Mario Biffi, Deputy Chief of Mission of the Apostolic Nunciature, His Excellency Mgr. Eugene Nugent visited Café 3.12, located on the second level of Dalal complex, in Salmiya. This café was opened thanks to the visionary idea of Mr. Tariq Abdeen and Mr. George Khoury. The café is run by a group of young people with...