Op Ed: Nine Days that Sparked the U.S.-Holy See Partnership and Changed the World

Nine Days that Sparked the U.S.-Holy See Partnership and Changed the World (published in the National Catholic Register on June 7, 2019) By Callista L. Gingrich, U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See Forty years ago this week, Saint John Paul II returned to his native Poland as the newly elected Bishop of Rome.  It was the first time ...
Read More»

Ambassador Gingrich’s Remarks to the National Association of Women Judges

Remarks by Ambassador Callista L. Gingrich at a Reception in honor of the National Association of Women Judges June 4, 2019 Rome, Italy As Delivered: Good evening and welcome to Villa Richardson! Thank you for joining us as we honor the National Association of Women Judges. I would like to thank Judge Ipema for co-hosting ...
Read More»

Panelist Remarks at Embassy Symposium “Stand Together to Defend Religious Freedom”

At the Embassy’s April 3 symposium “Stand Together to Defend Religious Freedom” there were two panel discussions on “Media Strategies to Highlight Religious Persecution” and “Collaborative Approaches to Defending Religious Freedom.” PANEL ONE: The panel on “Media Strategies to Highlight Religious Persecution” at the Embassy’s April 3rd “Stand Together to Defend International Religious Freedom” symposium ...
Read More»

The Power of Heroes in the Fight against Human Trafficking

Human trafficking, also known as modern slavery, is a global crime that deprives millions around the world of their human dignity and freedom. Its victims are often lured with false promises by people they trust – including family members – and are forced into prostitution, debt bondage, domestic servitude, and  other forms of modern slavery. Human trafficking also compromises national ...
Read More»
Show More ∨