Ambassador Gingrich Receives Honor from the Vatican

Ambassador and Speaker Gingrich in the Vatican Apostolic Palace, June 18, 2020.

June 18, 2020

Ambassador Gingrich received the title Dame Grand Cross of the Order of Pope Pius IX by Pope Francis, the highest distinction conferred by the Vatican on laypersons. The decoration was presented by Archbishop Edgar Peña Para, Substitute Secretary for general affairs in the Vatican Secretariat of State.