Retirement Ceremony of Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone

At 12 o’clock today the ceremony of retirement from the office of Secretary of State of H.E. Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone took place in the Library of the State Secretariat in the presence of Superiors and Officials. The new Secretary of State, H.E. Monsignor Pietro Parolin, will take possession of his new office in a few weeks, because of a small surgical intervention he has had to undergo.