Posts Tagged ‘Vatican’

Hayek Receives Olive Medal of Peace from Pope Francis

Salma Hayek has been extended a new olive medal… Pope Francis has honored the 49-year-old Mexican actress, awarding her the Olive Medal of Peace at a Vatican event to promote the Scholas Occurrentes foundation. In addition to Hayek, Richard Gere...

Jun 1, 16 • ReligionNo Comments »
Pope Francis to Visit Colombia in 2017

Pope Francis to Visit Colombia in 2017

Pope Francis is planning to visit Colombia next year… The 79-year-old Argentine pontiff, born Jorge Mario Bergoglio, will travel to the South American country in 2017, the president of Colombia’s Episcopal Conference, Luis Augusto Castro,...

Jan 26, 16 • ReligionNo Comments »
Pope Francis is the Subject of an Upcoming Biopic

Pope Francis is the Subject of an Upcoming Biopic

It may be easy to learn more about Pope Francis’ story without flipping a single page… Entitled Llamenme Francisco, an upcoming biopic is currently being filmed in Buenos Aires. It will trace the life of Jorge Mario Bergoglio from his youth in...

Feb 9, 15 • ReligionNo Comments »
Pope Francis Attracts Record-Breaking Crowd in the Philippines

Pope Francis Attracts Record-Breaking Crowd in the Philippines

There’s no denying Pope Francis’ influence in the Philippines… The 76-year-old Argentine pontiff attracted an estimated 6 million people, who braved steady rain on Sunday to catch a glimpse of the leader of the Catholic Church at Manila’s...

Jan 19, 15 • ReligionNo Comments »