Pope Benedict XVI is back in Rome following his week-long-travels to Mexico and Cuba. In reviewing almost 4,000 images that documented his historic travels to the two countries, I decided to concentrate on Cuba, a country that because of travel restrictions, still remains a bit of a mystery to most of us. The first image, though, shows the Pope traveling to Cristo Rey sanctuary in Mexico to lead the holy mass celebration.
On any papal visit, security is a top concern. Throughout history, more than two dozen popes have been murdered. But in these modern times, Pope Benedict XVI’s upcoming pilgrimage to Mexico and Cuba is under threat of a different ki... Read Post
Pope Benedict XVI is on a state visit to Cuba this week hoping to highlight the role of the Roman Catholic Church on the Communist island, as well as making subtle push for change. Benedict called for "renewal and hope, for the grea... Read Post