vatican.va is the official website of the Holy See. The site serves as a comprehensive bank of documents and information on the Vatican and the Holy Father.
Read the letters, homilies and constitutions of the Bishops of Rome – going back to 1878 and Pope Leo XIII. You can find out more about Vatican City State and the Roman Curia with its Councils, Offices, Commissions and Academies. The site also has general information about the Church and her Liturgical celebrations.
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Documents of the Second Vatican Council
The Second Ecumenical Vatican Council was a universal meeting of Bishops in Rome that met for four consecutive autumns between 1962 – 65.