In a post that is usually better known among the bishops than among policymakers, Sambi was the consummate diplomat, respected highly by the White House, State Department, as well as the American bishops.
Read Whole Story
By David Gibson
Religion News Service
(RNS) The Vatican's highest-ranking official in the United States, Archbishop Pietro Sambi, died Wednesday (...
When Pope Benedict XVI named Archbishop Pietro Sambi as the Vatican's ambassador to the United Sates in 2005, he chose a man with broad international ...
Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day..