By Amaris Castillo | 04/16/2013 - 10:09
Seems as though Pope Francis isn’t too keen on “radical” feminism. Reports are out that the new Argentine leader of the Roman Catholic Church has reaffirmed the Vatican’s criticism of a group of Catholic nuns known as the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR). The group, which represents more than 80 percent of the 57,000 Catholic nuns in the United States, was decreed by the former Pope Benedict to change its ways.
By Samantha Leal | 03/14/2013 - 11:46
History was made as the new pope was named – and he is Latino! Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, 76, became the new pope who will lead 1.2 billion Catholics. Pope Francis (as he’s now named) is the first Latin American to be named as such. But what do you really know about him? Here are ten things you definitely need to know.
By Latina Staff | 03/01/2013 - 09:51
The red loafers have left the building.
Pope Benedict XVI left the Vatican today, ending a seven-year reign as the head of the Catholic Church and becoming the first pontiff in 600 years to resign.
The pope, who favored red loafers and whose appointment as pope was marked by sexual abuse scandals by priests, toured St. Peter’s square in the popemobile, greeting tens of thousands gathered for the occasion, and stopping to bless babies.
By Samantha Leal | 11/29/2012 - 15:58
Camilla Belle and Tim Tebow are reportedly saving themselves for their marriages, maybe to each other! Football player Tebow has been open about his strong Christian beliefs, including staying a virgin until marriage -- and according to reports, Camilla might just be the one.
By Samantha Leal | 10/22/2012 - 09:59
Pope Benedict XVI named seven new saints on Sunday, looking to reinvigorate the faith in parts of the world where the religion is lagging, reports Fox News Latino. In his homily, Pope Benedict praised each of the seven as heroic and courageous examples for the entire church.