Departments

The Heads of Departments in a fortnightly briefing
The Heads of Departments in a fortnightly briefing

The Pontifical Council for Culture is currently structured internally into several departments, each one under the direction of an official. They cover diverse thematic and geographic sectors of the world of culture.

Art and Faith

Art and Faith

The Department “Art and Faith”, following the teaching of the Pontiffs, particularly Paul VI and his successors who...

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Cultural Goods

Cultural Goods

The term “cultural good” entered ecclesiastical language only with the current Code of Canon Law (CIC/1983 can. 1283,...

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Economics

Economics

The Pontifical Council for Culture promotes the meeting between the salvific message of the Gospel and the cultures of...

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Digital culture

Digital culture

The Department “Digital Culture” exists to prioritise this area so central to the life, identity and interest of the...

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Science and Faith

Science and Faith

The Science and Faith Department is the vehicle of the Pontifical Council for Culture's engagement with contemporary...

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Sport and Culture

Sport and Culture

Sport is a mass phenomenon. Each week, sport mobilises hundreds of thousands of people as they flock to stadia to see...

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Music

Music

The Pontifical Council for Culture promotes a pastoral approach to musical culture with its vast variety of...

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