How many languages is the pope required to speak?
What 3 languages does the Pope speak?
Is the pope required to speak Italian?
What language does the pope preach in?
Is Latin spoken in the Vatican?
Is Pope Francis Italian?
|Nationality||Argentine (with Vatican citizenship)|
|Residence||Domus Sanctae Marthae|
Is the Vatican Italian?
Is Latin still spoken?
Who speaks the most languages in the world?
Does the Vatican have an army?
Why does the Vatican use Latin?
The Holy See, the entity with authority over the state (yet legally distinct), uses Latin as its official language and Italian as its main working language in administrative and diplomatic affairs.
Does the pope get paid?
Why do Swiss Guards guard the pope?
Does Italy protect the Vatican?
Can the Vatican go to war?
Has anyone been born in the Vatican?
Cardinals who live in Vatican City or Rome as well as diplomats of the Holy See are also considered citizens. And technically no-one can be born in Vatican City as there are no hospitals.
Does the Vatican have a jail?
Does the Vatican have a secret service?
Security in Vatican City is also provided by the Pontifical Swiss Guard, a military unit of the Holy See, not Vatican City State. The Swiss Guard are responsible for the security of the Pope, dignitaries and all papal buildings.