Fr Augusto Zampini-Davies

Fr Augusto Zampini-Davies, who is currently leading the Vatican's post-COVID19 task force, has said that the people of God are not going to wait for political leaders to make the changes the world needs, but 'are going to move it forward ourselves'.In the latest talk in the series Lockdowns from Lauriston to an online audience of more than 1,000 people, Zampini-Davies said Pope Francis had asked the task force to “prepare the future”, and not simply to react to future problems. "We are called...
A bit about Fr AugustoFr. Augusto Zampini-Davies is an Argentine priest from the Diocese of San Isidro, Buenos Aires. In April 2020 he was appointed Adjunct Secretary of the Vatican Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, having worked in the Dicastery since its creation in 2016. He is currently leading the Vatican’s post-COVID19 task force.  In 2018, Pope Francis appointed him as one of the experts/advisors to the Synod of the Amazon.  Trained as a moral...