Pope Francis in his popemobile
Pope Francis Ditches "Sardine Tin" Popemobile
By Cristina Arreola | 06/16/2014 - 11:34

Pope Francis is ridin' solo. 


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15 Reasons Pope Francis Is The Coolest Pope Ever!
15 Reasons Pope Francis Is The Coolest Pope Ever!
By Cristina Arreola | 05/27/2014 - 15:56

Since the beginning of his papacy, Pope Francis has delighted and surprised the world with his unique, unconventional approach to leading the Catholic Church. 


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Pope Francis Declares Popes John XXIII and John Paul II Saints
Pope Francis Declares Popes John XXIII and John Paul II Saints
By Cristina Arreola | 04/28/2014 - 13:53

Pope Francis made history on Sunday morning when he presided over the canonization of two former popes, John XXIII and John Paul II. 


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7 Latinos On TIME's 100 Most Influential People In The World
7 Latinos on TIME's 100 Most Influential People in the World
By Cristina Arreola | 04/24/2014 - 11:44

TIME magazine released their annual list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World and Beyoncé took home the number one spot as pop music's


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Pope Francis' Is A Selfie Champion
Pope Francis Is A Selfie Champion!
By Cristina Arreola | 03/25/2014 - 15:18

You wouldn't think that the leader of the Catholic Church would be especially adept at social media... but Pope Francis is always full of surprises.


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Pope Francis Accidentally Swears In Public Speech
Pope Francis Accidentally Swears in Public!
By Cristina Arreola | 03/04/2014 - 09:56

Uh oh!


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Pope Francis Rolling Stone cover
13 Reasons Pope Francis Is The Coolest Pope Ever
By Cristina Arreola | 01/29/2014 - 11:36

Since the beginning of his reign, Pope Francis has delighted and surprised the Catholic Church (and the world!) with his unique, unconventional approach to the papacy. 

Pope Francis, or Jorge Mario Bergoglio, was born on Dec. 17th, 1936 in a barrio of Buenos Aires, Argentina. He was one of five children born to an Italian immigrant and his wife. Despite his humble background, Bergoglio rose the ranks of the church, ultimately becoming the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church earlier this year. 


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Pope Francis is TIME's Person of the Year
By Cristina Arreola | 12/11/2013 - 09:31

TIME Magazine has dubbed Pope Francis its Person of the Year

 


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Pope Francis Calls For Reform, Acceptance Of Gay People
Pope Francis Calls For Reform, Acceptance Of Gay People
By Cristina Arreola | 09/20/2013 - 09:38

Pope Francis desires a “new balance” in the Catholic Church, asking for greater involvement of women and less condemnation towards gay people. 

In an interview with an Italian Jesuit journal, Pope Francis, who was elected in March, stresses the need for reform in the Catholic Church, stating that the first change must be one of “attitude.” 


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Pope Says Gays Should Not Be Judged
Pope Says Gays Should Not Be Judged
By Amaris Castillo | 07/29/2013 - 11:39

Pope Francis surely raised many eyebrows after recently saying that gay people should not be not be judged or marginalized.

According to Yahoo! News, this statement is perhaps the most conciliatory statement from any pontiff with regards to the LGBT community.

The 76-year-old leader of the Roman Catholic Church made this candid statement to journalists during a plane ride back to Rome from a visit to Brazil.


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