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Seminary, Latino community leaders react to pope's election

Monsignor Steven Rohlfs, rector of Mount St. Mary's Seminary in Emmitsburg, picked the right country of origin but the wrong person in predicting who would become the next pope.

Thursday - 03/14/2013, 06:00am EDT

Tags: Emmitsburg, Mount St. Mary, Pope Francis

Argentina's Jorge Bergoglio elected Pope Francis

From "the end of the earth," the Catholic Church found a surprising new leader Wednesday, a pioneer pope from Argentina who took the name Francis, a pastor rather than a manager to resurrect a church and faith in crisis. He is the first pontiff from the New World and the first non-European since the Middle Ages.

Thursday - 03/14/2013, 03:57am EDT

Tags: Pope Francis I, Argentina, conclave, Europe

Archdiocese to celebrate new pope with evening mass

The Washington Archdiocese will celebrate the selection of a new pope with a Mass of Thanksgiving Wednesday evening.

Wednesday - 03/13/2013, 09:13pm EDT

Tags: Washington Archdiocese, Cardinal Donald Wuerl,