In Belarus arrives Vatican cardinal

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December 6-8, will visit Belarus prefect of the Congregation for Catholic Education at the Vatican, Cardinal Zenon Grocholewski.

Vatican hierarchy comes at the invitation of Bishop Alexander Kashkevich and seminaryynay community of Grodno. The reason for this was the 20th anniversary of the Major Seminary in Grodno, the celebration will take place on these days.

The Congregation for Catholic Education, which is the cardinal Zenon Grocholewski— This is the Vatican department that takes care of almost 1,000 Catholic universities, 150 theological faculties, seminaries 3000, thousands of Catholic schools, which educate about 50 million people. Congregation can be considered one of the oldest ministries of education in the world: in 1588, Pope Sykst V established the agency that took care of the University of Rome.

Cardinal Zenon Grocholewski participated in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Grodno seminary. In This year, bishops will also meet with faculty institution and its students, according to catholic.by.

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