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Matteo Ciofi
Italian Producer
Born and raised in Rome, Matteo Ciofi has always had a passion for journalism. After studying at the Università Roma Tor Vergata, he had his first journalistic experience at the local television station (Roma Uno), and later started to write for various Italian websites.

In 2013, he moved to Ireland to study at the Atlantic Language School, and then went back to Dublin for an internship at The Irish Catholic newspaper.

Since January 2015, he has been working at Salt+Light Television, hosting the Italian Perspectives news, two seasons of “Perspectives Weekly” in 2016, and from February 2017 the weekly show “Pagine Vaticane”.

From August 2017 he is working as Salt+Light Television correspondent from Vatican City.

Official Italian Site: saleelucetv.org

Most recent blogs of Matteo Ciofi
Find out what Pope Francis’ Trip to Egypt means
The Pope’s agenda this week includes his apostolic and symbolic visit to Egypt. Greg Burke, Director of the Holy See Press Office, affirmed the Pope Francis’ will to send out a positive mess ...read more
Pope Francis Pens Letter in Response to New Shrine of St. Francis
On Easter Sunday, Pope Francis sent a letter to the bishop of Assisi-Nocera Umbra-Gualdo Tadino, Domenico Sorrentino, offering his blessings and support for his decision to establish a shrine in memo ...read more
‘Amoris Laetitia’ Turns One
It was April 8, 2016 when the post-synodal exhortation by Pope Francis Amoris Laetitia was first released at the Vatican. ...read more
French Biblical Scholar to Compose Vatican Way of the Cross Meditations
French Biblical Scholar Anne-Marie Pelletier was asked by Pope Francis to compose the meditations for the Vatican’s Way of the Cross. ...read more
Rwandan President Meets Pope Francis
A statement released from the Holy See Press Office after the meeting said Pope Francis asked God's forgiveness for the failures of the Catholic Church during the 1994 Rwanda genocide and for the hatr ...read more