Articles on this issue "Pontifical Commission for Latin America"
Issues facing the various countries of the Americas are as diverse as the terrains of the continent, but Christians from north to south are taking up the same challenge: to respond to the …read more
A Uruguayan professor, husband and father of four has been given the highest Curial post to be held by a layman in modern history. Benedict XVI named Guzmán Carriquiry as secretary of the …read more
Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave today upon receiving in audience a group of participants from the plenary assembly of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America. * * * …read more
Popular piety or folk religion -- if purified from its deviations from the faith -- can be an important tool for evangelization in Latin America, according to a pontifical commission that is …read more