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 1996

 

 
  • Letter to Card. Fiorenzo Angelini, Special Envoy to Fatima on the occasion of the World Day of the Sick (December 30, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to the families of Rome on the occasion of the distribution of the Gospel of Mark in preparation for the Citizen's Mission planned for Lent 1998 (December 25, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Card. Edmund Casimir Szoka, Special Envoy at the celebrations of the 400th anniversary of the martyrdom of 26 Japanese martyrs (December 8, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Monsignor Jean Balland, Archbishop of Lyon, on the occasion of the first centenary of the Basilica of Notre-Dame (November 27, 1996)
    [French]
  • Chirograph (November 25, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Card. Anthony Joseph Bevilacqua, Special Envoy to the Eucharistic Congress of the Philippines (November 20, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Monsignor Elio Sgreccia (November 8, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Monsignor Angelo Scola, Rector Magnificent of the Pontifical Lateran University on the occasion of the opening of the Academic Year (November 7, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to the Archbishop of Padua, Monsignor Antonio Mattiazzo, on the occasion of the third centenary of the death of Saint Gregory Barbarigo (November 4, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Monsignor Angelo Bazzari, President of the Pro Juventute Don Carlo Gnocchi foundation (October 23, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Cardinal Miloslav Vlk, on the occasion of the 9th Symposium of European Bishops (October 22, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Cardinal Francis Arinze, on the occasion of the Study Conference on the occasion of the Day of Prayer held in Assisi on October 27, 1986 (October 15, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Father Bernardo Olivera, Abbot General of the Cistercian Order (October 6, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Cardinal Angelo Sodano, on the tenth anniversary of the Day of Prayer for Peace in Assisi (October 6, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Monsignor Francesco Saverio Toppi on the occasion of the first centenary of the Dominican Sisters of the Most Holy Rosary (October 5, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger on the occasion of the Plenary Assembly of the International Theological Commission (October 4, 1996)
    [French, Italian, Polish, Spanish]
  • Letter to Father Juan M. Lasso de la Vega, on the occasion of the 300th anniversary of the birth of Saint Alphonsus Maria de' Liguori (September 24, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Father Marcel Rooney, Abbot Primate of the Benedictine Confederation (September 23, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Father John Corriveau, Minister General of the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin (September 18, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Archbishop Giovanni Cheli on the occasion of the First World Congress on the Pastoral Care of Foreign Students (September 16, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Cardinal Achille Silvestrini, Special Envoy at the final celebrations for the Fourth Centenary of the Union of Brest (September 14, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Cardinal Jozef Tomko, Special Envoy at the final celebrations for the first centenary of evangelization of Namibia (September 8, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to the clergy and the faithful of the Dominican Republic (September 4, 1996)
    [Spanish]
  • Letter to Mother Franceschina Milanesio, Superior General of the Sisters of Saint Anne (August 21, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to the Bishop of Pavia on the occasion of the 600th anniversary of the Certosa of Pavia (August 15, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Card. Roger Echegaray on the occasion of the celebrations for the 350 anniversary of the Union of Užhorod and for the third centenary of the Marian Shrine of Máriapócs (August 1, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Sr. Liliane Tauvette, Superior General of the Congregation of the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the birth of the foundress (July 31, 1996)
    [French]
  • Message to the Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Alexandria and all of Africa on the occasion of the funeral of His Beatitude Parthenios (July 30, 1996)
    [French]
  • Letter to the Bishop of Prato on the 6th centenary of the transfer of the Sacred Marian Girdle to the Cathedral of Saint Stephen (July 26, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to the Bishop of Montepulciano-Chiusi-Pienza (Italy) on the 50th anniversary of the re-erection of the Cross on Mount Amiata (July 26, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to the Superior General of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart on the occasion of the 175th anniversary of their Institute (July 22, 1996)
    [French]
  • Letter to Card. Henry Schwery, Special Envoy at the celebrations for the 150th Anniversary of the Apparition of Our Lady of La Salette (July 9, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Card. Adam Joseph Maida, Pontifical Legate at the 19th International Marian Congress (July 7, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Card. Achille Silvestrini on the 50th anniversary of his priestly ordination (July 2, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to the President of the association Secours Catholique on the 50th anniversary of its foundation (July 2, 1996)
    [French]
  • Letter to the Bishop of Liège for the 750th anniversary of the Solemnity of Corpus Christi (May 28, 1996)
    [French, Italian]
  • Letter to Card. James Aloysius Hickey on the 50th anniversary of his priestly ordination (May 20, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to the Bishop of Grenoble on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Apparitions of the Our Lady of La Salette (May 6, 1996)
    [French]
  • Letter to Card. Pierre Eyt, Archbishop of Bordeaux, Special Envoy at the celebrations for the 900th anniversary of the erection of the Cathedral of Nîmes (May 2, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Card. Edward Idris Cassidy for the celebrations taking place at the Marian Shrine of Zavarnycia (Ukraine) (April 25, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Card. Alfonso López Trujillo on the occasion of the International Congress on “Evangelium Vitae” (April 23, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Card. José T. Sánchez on the 50th anniversary of priestly ordination (April 20, 1996)
    [Latin]
     
  • Chirograph instituting the Domus Sanctae Marthae Foundation  (March 25, 1996)
    [Italian]
     
  • Letter to Card. William W. Baum on the occasion of the Course on the Internal Forum organized by the Tribunal of the Apostolic Penitentiary (March 22, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to the President of the Episcopal Conference of Rwanda (March 14, 1996)
    [French, Italian]
  • Letter to Archbishop Salvatore De Giorgi on the occasion of two Conventions organized by the Italian Catholic Action (March 7, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Card. Carlo Furno, Special Envoy at the 13th National Eucharistic Congress of Brazil (March 7, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to the Vicar of the Salesian Society of St John Bosco (February 19, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Card. Castillo Lara, Special Envoy at the closing celebrations of the 5th centenary of the birth of St. John of God (February 15, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Card. Carlo Furno, Special Envoy at the Encuentro Nacional Eclesial Cubano (February 12, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to Card. Fiorenzo Angelini, Special Envoy at the celebrations of the 4th World Day of the Sick (February 3, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter to the participants in the Second Ecclesial Meeting of Cuba (February 2, 1996)
    [Spanish]
  • Letter to the Bishop of Arezzo-Cortona-Sansepolcro for the celebrations of the bicentennial of Our Lady of Comfort (February 2, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter to Card. Paul Poupard, Special Envoy at the celebrations for the 9th centenary of consecration of the Basilica of St. Sernin (February 2, 1996)
    [Latin]
  • Letter on the occasion of the 24th General Chapter of the Salesian Society of St. John Bosco (January 31, 1996)
    [Italian]
  • Letter for the 50th anniversary of conferral to St. Anthony of the title of Doctor of the Church (January 16, 1996)
    [Italian]

 


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