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Golden Plaque of the Ministry for Cardinal Jozef Tomko

Golden Plaque of the Ministry for Cardinal Jozef Tomko

3.9.2009 | Aktivity ministra

Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic, Mr. Miroslav Lajčák, received today Prefect emeritus of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, His Eminence Cardinal Jozef Tomko, who will celebrate 30th anniversary of his episcopal ordination on September 15th this year. On this occasion, M. Lajčák presented Golden Plaque of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic to long-term Holy See´s high representative J. Tomko for his lifetime achievement in the preservation of national consciousness of Slovaks living abroad, popularization and spreading good reputation of Slovakia in the world and promoting the development of friendly relations and mutual cooperation between the Slovak Republic and the Holy See. “I am very grateful for what you have done for Slovakia so far, you are truly a big son of the Slovak nation,” Mr Lajčák said.