Pontifical Council


Pontifical Council

Pontifical Council may refer to:

* Pontifical Council Cor Unum, a part of the Curia of the Roman Catholic Church
* Pontifical Council for Culture, a part of the Roman Curia
* Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, a dicastery of the Catholic Roman Curia
* Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, a part of the Roman Curia
* Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, a Roman Catholic Church organization
* Pontifical Council for the Family, a part of the Curia of the Roman Catholic Church
* Pontifical Council for the Laity, a Roman Catholic Church organization
* Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Health Care Workers, a part of the Roman Curia with Javier Cardinal Lozano Barragán as its President


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