Latino Catholics

Thumbnail cardinal dinardo archbishop gomez Archbishop Gomez becomes first Latino vice president of the USCCB

Archbishop José H. Gomez will serve as the first Latino vice president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. The archbishop was elected vice...

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Thumbnail call banner Catholic Association of Latino Leaders hosts 10th annual conference

The Catholic Association of Latino Leaders (CALL) will host their 10th annual national conference on Sept. 8 and Sept. 9 with the theme “Fatima and...

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Thumbnail women credit unsplash cna 'Endow' women's group launches outreach to Latinos, millennials

Denver, Colo., Jan 25, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In an effort to meet the Church's growth in diversity, the Catholic women's apostolate...

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Thumbnail catholic school inmmaculate heart mary How Catholic schools are serving the Latino community: California bucks national trend

A recent study of Catholic schools in the United States raised questions about how well our Catholic schools are serving the Latino community....

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Thumbnail latino doc   ottumwa iowa How to document the changing face of America

The issue of Latinos immigrating to the United States, especially in this election year, is one you’ve undoubtedly read and heard a lot about, but...

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Thumbnail church shutterstock cna In the US South, the Church is in 'growth mode'

Charleston, S.C., Jul 6, 2017 / 06:11 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Church growth and expansion was the topic when leading bishops of the Catholic Church’s...

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Thumbnail pope francis kisses a relic of bl junipero serra presented by archbishop jose h gomez at the nac rome on may 2 2015 creditlosservatore romano cna 5 2 15 Pope Francis encourages US bishops in ministry to Latinos

Vatican City, Nov 15, 2016 / 01:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In a video message sent to the US bishops' plenary meeting on Tuesday, Pope Francis urged...

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Thumbnail portland oregon credit josemaria toscano shutterstock cna Portland responds with love after Latino Catholics harassed during Mass

Portland, Ore., Feb 9, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A week after Hispanic Catholics experienced racial harassment and taunts from a group of...

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Thumbnail quinceanera los angeles Quinceañeras: Keeping God at the center of centuries-old tradition

The morning of Sept. 30 brought the arrival of a very special birthday celebration that Dayanara Martinez Lozano had been anxiously anticipating...

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Thumbnail our lady guadalupe statue The history of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Sometime in 1531 a young indigenous Mexica named Cuauhtlatoatzin converted to Catholicism and was given a new Spanish name: Juan Diego. He was one...

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Thumbnail archbishop patricio fernandez flores january 1 2000 credit rick hunter san antonio express getty images cna The storied life of San Antonio's Archbishop Flores

San Antonio, Texas, Jan 10, 2017 / 04:46 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop emeritus Patricio Fernandez Flores of San Antonio died Monday at the age...

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Thumbnail bishop jorge rodriguez credit andrew wright denver catholic 3 cna Want Catholics back in church? Reflect Jesus, Denver's new bishop says

Denver, Colo., Aug 25, 2016 / 03:48 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Jorge Rodriguez, the next auxiliary bishop of Denver, believes there is a way to...

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Thumbnail cardinal omalley celebrates deacon ordinations for the nac in st peters basilica sept 29 2016 credit daniel ibanez 28 cna What can we learn from the newest priests? Encourage vocations

Washington D.C., May 26, 2017 / 06:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Members of the newest priestly ordination class in the United States were closely...

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