Pope Francis: Pope of the poor
Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the Archbishop of Buenos Aires, was elected by the conclave to the throne of St. Peter on March 13, 2013. He chose the name Pope Francis. Pope Francis, 78, is the first Jesuit and the first non-European to head the Catholic hierarchy. The Pope, at his first press conference in Vatican, explained […]
THE HOLY FATHER BUILDS A BRIDGE TO SRI LANKA
Each of us has a vision of good and of evil. We have to encourage people to move towards what they think is good... Everyone has his own idea of good and evil and must choose to follow the good and fight evil as he conceives them. That would be enough to make the world a better place.
Gueco: Viva Il Papa
(Noi) ti amiamo Papa Francis. (Italian) In English, “We love you Pope Francis.” Hallelujah! Pope Francis steps on Philippine soil. “Deo in Excelsis”. Glory to God in the Highest. Dacal pung Salamat (thank you) for guiding the Vicar of Christ to touch our shores.
Preservationists fight to save Haiti's gingerbread homes
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) " It wasn't until the 2010 earthquake devastated Haiti's capital that many people even realized that dozens of the city's grandest old buildings were still standing " its quirky and ornate "gingerbread houses"...
10 must-see art exhibitions – and good excuses for a city break – in Europe
A visit to a major art show can make a short break, but with tickets going fast it pays to know where and when to go. Here’s our pick of the best in popular city-break destinations in 2015 • Artistic differences? If we’ve missed a show, add a tip in the comments 12 February-17 May It may be hard for another artist to get their head in the game in Amsterdam amid all the Vincent Van Gogh ...