Southland Argentinian Community Praises Newly Elected Pope FrancisThe Southland Argentinian community is proud that newly elected Pope Francis, the first Latin American pope, has put a spotlight on their country.
Cardinal Mahony Visits Vatican, Will Participate In Conclave Despite PetitionLos Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahony was in Rome Thursday despite protestors' calls for him to abstain from taking part in Pope Benedict XVI’s farewell and the upcoming conclave.
Pope Benedict XVI's Twitter Account Transformed, Tweets Deleted After ResignationPope Benedict XVI’s official Twitter account was transformed Thursday following his official resignation.
Outcry Grows Over Mahony's Planned Participation In Papal ConclaveThere is worldwide outrage that former Los Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahony will be part of next month’s papal conclave in Rome.
Group Doesn't Want Cardinal Mahony To Help Pick Next PopeSome local Catholics don't feel Cardinal Roger Mahony should be able to participate in the upcoming papal conclave in Rome.
Pope Benedict XVI To Step Down From Office On Feb. 28Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation Monday, sending shock-waves through the Southland's Catholic community of five million.
Believers Find Mixed Blessings In Pope's CommentsSome Catholic believers in the Americas greeted Pope Benedict XVI's recent comments on condoms as a sign that the church was stepping into the modern debate in the fight against AIDS, though the church was adamant Sunday that nothing has changed in its views banning contraception.