Is called nuncio to the individual whose function is carry an order or a statement . The nuncio is sent by a person to get in touch with another and leave the notice in question.
It is also known as nuncio al diplomatic which represents the Pope and that it has certain pontifical faculties. In this case, people usually talk specifically about apostolic nuncio .
This nuncio serves as ambassador of the Holy See (the jurisdiction of the pope). In this way he assumes the representation of the leader of the Catholic Church . It is usually an archbishop: the Pope John XXIII , by example , was nuncio before becoming the high pontiff.
The current apostolic nuncio in Argentina , to mention a case , is the Congolese Leon Kalenga Badikebele , which had been nuncio in Ghana , The Savior and Belize . The appointment of the monsignor Badikebele it was done by the pope Francisco in March 2018 .
In 2003 , a nuncio died at the hands of criminals while fulfilling his mission: the Irish monsignor Michael Courtney , representative of the pope in Burundi . This apostolic nuncio tried to contribute to the process of peace in that area of Africa when he was shot to death. Courtney had come to Burundi in 2000 and in that same year he had already suffered an attack.
According to the dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE ), the idea of nuncio can also be used to refer to a signal or one warning . For example: "The agitation of the birds is a storm nuncio", "Declarations of this kind are usually nuncio of an internal crisis".