Rorate Caeli

For the record: a new motu proprio creating a Pontifical Academy of the Latin Language

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Accademia della Crusca
From La Stampa's Andrea Tornielli:

Benedict XVI is to publish a motu proprio to establish the “Pontificia Academia Latinitatis”...  

“Foveatur lingua latina”. Pope Benedict XVI is keen to foster people’s knowledge of the language of Cicero, Augustine and Erasmus of Rotterdam not just in the Catholic Church but also in civil society and in schools. Indeed he is about to publish a motu proprio to establish the new “Pontificia Academia Latinitatis”. So far, the Vatican body in charge of keeping the ancient language alive has been the “Latinitas” foundation, which has been under the aegis of the Vatican Secretariat of State but is now destined to disappear