Prof. Josef Bonnici (Chair)
Domingo Sugranyes Bickel
Mgr Claudio Maria Celli
Archbishop Celli was born in Rimini, and ordained to the priesthood on 19 March 1965. He graduated from the Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy in 1966. He is Ph.B. (Bachelor of Philosophy), S.T.D. (Doctor of Sacred Theology), and J.C.D. (Doctor of Canon Law).
In 1990, he became Undersecretary of the Relations with States Section of the Vatican Secretariat of State.
On 16 December 1995, he was appointed Secretary of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See and Titular Archbishop of Civitanova. He received his episcopal consecration on 6 January 1996 from Saint John Paul II, with Archbishops Giovanni Battista Re and Jorge María Mejía serving as co-consecrators.
Pope Benedict XVI named him President of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications on 27 June 2007 (until 2016).
Now, he is a member of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples and collaborator of the Vatican Secretariat of State.
Since 2019, Archbishop Celli is the President of “Comunità Domenico Tardini” Non-profit Foundation, which manages the University College “Villa Nazareth” of Rome.
Count Lorenzo Rossi di Montelera
Lord Dan Brennan
Francesco Vanni d’Archirafi
Michael Bray (Secretary)
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