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Virgin of Guadalupe

Leo Santa Cruz Builds a Legacy in the City of Angels (and Saints)

Andrew Johnson | Posted 02.17.2017 | Religion
Andrew Johnson

Leo Santa Cruz is the undefeated, undisputed champion of America's best boxing city, Los Angeles. He won that title after defeating Abner Mares, a fellow Angelino, at the Staples Center last August.

The Virgin of Guadalupe: 10 Fascinating Facts

R. Andrew Chesnut | Posted 12.08.2016 | Religion
R. Andrew Chesnut

I've always been fascinated by the most important advocation of the Virgin Mary in terms of both territorial coverage and number of devotees.

Dozens Of Mexican Clowns Make A Religious Pilgrimage

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 12.18.2014 | Religion

Dozens of professional clowns took the streets of Mexico City on Tuesday to express devotion for their country’s patron saint, the Lady of Guadalupe...

Artist Photographs Yearly Pilgrims In Mexico

Posted 08.09.2012 | Arts

Approximately six million devout individuals embark upon an annual pilgrimage to Tepeyac in Mexico City, the site where Saint Juan Diego is said to ha...

Mike Giant Inks A Huge Wall in Chinatown

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 10.01.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

New York has seen its share of giants. For most people, Mike is just another one. But for fans of cholo-style graffiti and tattoo-inspired art, he is...

Vice President Biden Visits The Basilica Of Our Lady Of Guadalupe In Mexico City

Posted 03.06.2012 | Religion

By Alfredo Corchado The Dallas Morning News As the sun set over Mexico City, the Vice President of the United States toured the shrine to the Virg...

Our Lady Of Guadalupe And Mexican Independence

Lorenzo Candelaria | Posted 11.16.2011 | Religion
Lorenzo Candelaria

As we remember Mexican Independence Day, it would be worthwhile to think about the Catholic priests who first took up a cause against a mother country that had become increasingly oppressive.

The Inner Virgin Comes Out In Revolution

Susan J. Cobb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Susan J. Cobb

The original meaning of the Greek word translated "virgin," had nothing to do with a physiological condition.

Tamales and Roses: Guadalupe as an American Holiday Icon

Ben Daniel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Ben Daniel

Why shouldn't the feast of Guadalupe be included on the list of immigrant celebrations that add to the wonder and joy of Christmas in the United States?