Celebrating the Fiestas Patronales Throughout Latin America
How 5 Latin American Countries Celebrate the Fiestas Patronales
By Geraldine Estevez | 05/06/2016 - 12:45

A fiesta patronal is a celebration of the patron saint of a city. The tradition, which lasts a few days, is based on the Catholic calendar.


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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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Pope Benedict XVI
Pope Names Seven New Saints
By Samantha Leal | 10/22/2012 - 09:59

Pope Benedict XVI named seven new saints on Sunday, looking to reinvigorate the faith in parts of the world where the religion is lagging, reports Fox News Latino. In his homily, Pope Benedict praised each of the seven as heroic and courageous examples for the entire church.


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