Posted: 12:35 am ET
On December 22, the Pope finally received Callista L. Gingrich for the presentation of her credential letters as Ambassador of the United States of America to the Holy See (see The Credential Letters of the Ambassador of the United States of America to the Holy See; also Amb-Designate Callista Gingrich Still Waiting to Present Credentials Six Weeks On?).
This morning, Callista Gingrich presented her credentials to Pope Francis and officially assumed the duties of United States Ambassador to the Holy See.
(L'Osservatore Romano) pic.twitter.com/0esU2w6xft
— U.S. in Holy See (@USinHolySee) December 22, 2017
— Vatican Insider (EN) (@vatican_en) December 22, 2017
— Catholic News Agency (@cnalive) December 22, 2017
— The Catholic Sun (@thecatholicsun) December 23, 2017
— Reuters U.S. News (@ReutersUS) December 22, 2017
Callista Gingrich formally begins service as U.S. ambassador to Holy See https://t.co/P54DidMKTI
— Catholic Herald (@CatholicHerald) December 23, 2017