Lateran Treaty of 1929

Lateran Pacts of 1929 The Lateran Pacts of 1929 [King Victor Emmanuel III of Italy and Pope Pius XI] contained three sections—the Treaty of Conciliation (27 articles) which established Vatican City as an independent state, restoring the civil sovereignty of the Pope as a monarch, the Financial Convention annexed to the treaty (3 articles) which compensated the… Read More Lateran Treaty of 1929