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Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga speaks at Latino Leader Gathering

Latino Leader Gatherings

The Initiative regularly brings together young Latino Catholics to discuss key issues and personal stories about faith and public life from distinguished Latinos and other leaders. These events also offer valuable opportunities for discussion, reflection, networking at happy hours and receptions, and community-building. Past topics include the impact of a pope from Latin America, immigration issues, and lay leadership in the Latino community.


Panelists face the lectern during the event.

Courageous Faith: Archbishop Óscar Romero, Saint and Leader

On October 14 the Church canonized Archbishop Óscar Romero, a courageous pastor and advocate for the poor who was assassinated in 1980. Gunned down while saying Mass, Romero will be El Salvador’s first saint. His brave witness to his faith and courage to stand up for the voiceless and for human…


Courageous Faith: Archbishop Óscar Romero, Saint and Leader (Video)

October 10, 2018

Duration: 59 minutes