Ambrose De Paoli

Styles of
Ambrose De Paoli
Reference style The Most Reverend
Spoken style Your Excellency
Religious style Monsignor
Posthumous style not applicable

Ambrose Battista De Paoli (August 19, 1934 October 10, 2007) was a Roman Catholic cleric and nuncio (Holy See ambassador).[1]


De Paoli was born in Jeannette, Pennsylvania. Ordained a priest on December 18, 1960, for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Miami, in Florida, he entered the Vatican's diplomatic corps in 1966.

De Paoli was consecrated a Roman Catholic bishop on November 20, 1983 after being appointed a bishop on September 23, 1983 by Pope John Paul II.

He served, thereafter, as a delegate or nuncio to Sri Lanka, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, South Africa and Japan. In 2004, he was named nuncio to Australia, an office he retained until his death in Miami Beach, Florida.[1]


  1. 1 2 "U.S.-born archbishop, nuncio to Australia, dies in Miami Beach". Catholic News Service. Retrieved 2007-10-10.

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