Archbishop Thomas Wenski

Pope Francis gestures as arrives for a meeting with the poor held at Cagliari's cathedral son September 22, 2013. The pope is on a one-day pastoral visit to Sardinia to meet workers, business representatives, prisoners, the poor, young people, leading representatives from the world of culture and the islands Catholic bishops. The pontiff wanted to visit the Marian shrine of Bonaria ('Good air') because it gave his hometown of Buenos Aires its name. AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLI (Photo by: ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Archdiocese Weighs In On Pope’s Call For “Revolution”

Pope Francis has entered the climate change debate with his latest manifesto.

06/18/2015

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Christmas Eve Mass At Saint Mary’s Cathedral Gets Big Turnout

The faithful all across South Florida gather at churches to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ on Christmas Eve.

12/24/2014

August 2, 2014: The tunnel to PortMiami opens August 3, 2014.  (Source: CBS4)

After Months Of Delays PortMiami Tunnel Finally Open

The $1 billion Port Miami Tunnel is officially open. The new tunnel which connects PortMiami to Miami International Airport and the interstate opened Sunday morning at 10 a.m.

08/03/2014

Aaron Huntsman, left, and William Lee Jones, right, embrace during a celebration Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Jones and Hunstman and about 100 other people marked a  Florida Keys judge's ruling overturning Florida's ban on same-sex marriage on Thursday after a legal challenge. But an appeal by the Florida Attorney General's office changed the couple's plans to get married.  (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Stay On Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Not Lifted

The attorney for a gay couple asked a Florida Keys judge to lift a stay in his ruling that Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. The motion was denied.

07/21/2014

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Miami’s Haitian Community Dedicates New Church

It’s the first church erected and paid for by Miami’s Haitian community and on Saturday it will be celebrated through a dedication mass.

02/01/2014

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South Florida Marks World AIDS Day

Sunday is not on the first day of December, it’s also World AIDS Day. To mark the occasion, Archbishop Thomas Wenski celebrated a special World AIDS Day Mass at St. Mary Cathedral to pray for those living with HIV/AIDS, their families, and in remembrance of those who have passed away because of complications caused by HIV.

CBS Miami–12/02/2013

Archbishop Joseph Kurtz (Source: http://www.usccb.org/)

U.S. Catholic Bishops Elect New President

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has elected Archbishop Joseph Kurtz to be their new president. Archbishop Thomas Wenski of the Archdiocese of Miami made the short list along with nine other religious leaders from New Orleans, Detroit, Cincinnati, Washington and Los Angeles.

11/12/2013

Death Toll Rises in Philippines Following Impact Of Super Typhoon

Miami Archdiocese To Raise Funds For Philippine Relief

In an effort to help those in need after Typhoon Haiyan decimated six central islands in the Philippines, the Archdiocese of Miami will take up a second collection to raise money.

11/11/2013

Archbishop Thomas Wenski prays for peace in Syria. (Source: CBS4)

Archbishop Wenksi Prays For Peace In Syria

Catholics across South Florida joined Catholics all around the world praying for peace in Syria. The pope called for a day of prayer and fasting for peace in Syria and the Middle East.

09/07/2013

Archbishop Thomas Wenski  (Source: CBS4)

Archbishop Wenski, Cuban Bishops To Celebrate Mass In Miami

Cuban bishops and priests will join Archbishop Thomas Wenski of Miami for mass at Our Lady of Charity National Shrine in Miami on Sunday.

08/04/2013

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