10 Things You Should Know About Santeria
10 Things You Really Need to Know About Santería
By Geraldine Estevez | 05/04/2016 - 16:32

Santeria is often criticized, misunderstood and even mistaken for brujería, but the faith, which translates to "Way of the Saints," is actually an Afro-Caribbean religion.  Here are 10


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How These Latinas Reconcile Their Religion with Their Feminism
How These Latinas Reconcile Their Religion with Their Feminism
By Raquel Reichard | 04/28/2016 - 16:18

As a puertorriqueña, it’s not a surprise to people that I grew up in a Pentecostal church.


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10 Renown Saints Throughout Latin America and What They Represent
10 Saints Latinos Pray to and What They Represent
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/25/2016 - 13:25

There are a whopping 10,000 Roman Catholic saints, and each one holds individual meaning. Here are 10 of the saints you probably saw your abuelos praying to and what they represent.  


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Documentary Explores Indigenous Mexicans Who Converted To Islam
Documentary Explores Indigenous Mexicans Who Converted To Islam
By Cristina Arreola | 01/05/2016 - 14:57

A new Vice documentary explores the small number of Mexicans who identify as Muslim.


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8 Things to Know About Latinos and Islam
8 Things to Know About Latinos and Islam
By Raquel Reichard | 12/08/2015 - 15:17

Anti-Muslim sentiments are high in the U.S., with leading presidential candidates like Donald Trump


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15 Reasons Pope Francis Is The Coolest Pope Ever!
17 Reasons Pope Francis Is The Coolest Pope Ever
By Cristina Arreola | 12/01/2015 - 10:36

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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Study: Religion On The Decline In America — Especially Among Young Adults
Study: Religion On The Decline In America — Especially Among Young Adults
By Cristina Arreola | 11/04/2015 - 11:02

Although the United States remains overwhelming religion, a growing number of Americans — particularly young Americans — do not have a particular religion affiliation, according to a


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7 Things To Know About La Santa Muerte, Mexico's Folk Saint Of Death
By Cristina Arreola | 10/22/2015 - 16:37

La Madrina. La Flaquita. La Niña Blanca. 


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This Mexican Woman Claims She Saw Jesus' Face On A Homemade Tortilla
This Mexican Woman Claims She Saw Jesus' Face On A Homemade Tortilla
By Cristina Arreola | 06/24/2015 - 10:50

Here's your proof that homemade tortillas are a gift sent from heaven: a woman from a small town in Mexico claims the image of Christ appeared to her on a tortilla.


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Pope Francis is Urging Countries Not to Turn Their Backs on Immigrants
Pope Francis is Urging Countries Not to Turn Their Backs on Immigrants
By Raquel Reichard | 06/18/2015 - 12:03

Pope Francis has a message for the world that even non-religious Latinas can get behind: Countries should not turn their back


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