Locals Celebrate Papal Mass Across South FloridaA sense of excitement and spirituality filled churches and homes across South Florida Sunday, as Pope Francis celebrated his first mass in Cuba.
Pope Francis Begins First Full Day In CubaPope Francis opens his first full day in Cuba on Sunday with what normally would be the culminating highlight of a papal visit: Mass before hundreds of thousands of people in Havana's evocative Revolution Plaza.
Pope Francis' 10-Day Trip To Cuba, US UnderwayPope Francis begins a 10-day trip to Cuba and the United States on Saturday, embarking on his first trip to the onetime Cold War foes after helping to nudge forward their historic rapprochement. He will be offering a show of solidarity with Cubans and making clear that Hispanics in the United States are the bedrock of the American church.
In TV Message, Pope Tells Cubans That Jesus Loves ThemPope Francis delivered an unprecedented televised message to the Cuban people ahead of a four-day trip to the island, telling them on state television Thursday night that Jesus "never abandons us" and he "loves you very much."
Local Business Man Pilgrimaging To Cuba Has Gift For PopeLocal businessman Tom Abraham is headed to Cuba to give Pope Francis a special gift during his historic visit.
Cuba’s Foreign Minister Says Preps Underway For Pope’s Historic VisitPreparations are underway for the pope's visit to Cuba this weekend and the island's foreign minister said the country can't wait for Francis' historic journey.
Preps For Pope Francis Underway In Cuba, U.S.Pope Francis will be spending eight days combined in Cuba and the United States starting Saturday.
Locals React To Raul Castro And Pope Francis Meeting At VaticanRaul Castro and Pope Francis met at the Vatican Sunday. It's a meeting that has people talking from Cuba to South Florida.
UN Chief To Open Vatican Climate Change ConferenceU.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis' highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.
Easter Sunday Celebrated In Our Backyard & Around The WorldEaster morning blossomed in breathtaking style as celebrants and followers flocked to the beach in Hollywood.
Parents, Child Groups React To Pope’s Spanking StatementsParents and children’s rights groups are reacting to the Pope’s recent statement at the Vatican, saying it is acceptable to spank children, as long as their dignity is maintained.
South Florida Mass Set To Pray For Political Prisoners South Florida community members are set to gather Saturday at a mass meant to pray for Cuba's political prisoners.
Miccosukee Tribe Re-Elects Leader It was a nail biter election in the hotly contested race to decide who would lead the Miccosukee Tribe for the next four-years. Only 23 votes determined Colley Billie’s reelection victory over his archenemy, ousted former chairman Billy Cypress.
Jeb Bush Embraces Obama Conspiracy TheoryFormer Florida Governor Jeb Bush has not typically been one to repeat wild conspiracy theories in the past. But that’s exactly what he did this week when he repeated a wild story making the rounds on the fringes of the right wing.
S. Florida's Gloria & Emilio Estefan Meet Pope FrancisSouth Florida's own Grammy Award winning singer, Gloria Estefan and husband Emilio Estefan, were invited to a private mass with Pope Francis at the Vatican.