Articles on this issue "Pontifical Commission for Latin America"
Earlier today, Pope Francis received members of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America who are in Rome for their Plenary Assembly. The commission met this week to discuss the theme: …read more
This afternoon, Pope Francis received in audience -- in the Clementine Hall of the Apostolic Vatican Palace --, the members of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America, who took part in …read more
This weekend in Mexico City, there will be a meetingled by the Pontifical Commission for Latin Americaand co-sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, to discuss therole and mission oftheCatholic …read more
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