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Special edition

Immediately following the announcement of the election of the Pope, L'Osservatore Romano came out with a special edition with the picture of the Pontiff on the central loggia of the Vatican Basilica and an editorial by the Editor-in-Chief. Inside is an ample biography of the Pope, together with articles and commentaries on the Petrine Ministry.

Copies of this historic edition can be purchased by writing to




St. Peter’s Square

Oct. 14, 2019