Latino Leaders Program

Latino Leaders Program

The Initiative organizes regular dialogues and receptions for young Latino leaders in Washington to explore connections between their faith, Catholic social teaching, and their professional lives. The Catholic Latino Leadership Initiative/Iniciativa de Liderazgo Católico offers dialogues about key issues and personal stories about faith and public life from distinguished Latinos and other leaders. They also offer valuable opportunities for reflection, networking, and community-building.

Trump's Policies, Latino Priorities, and Catholic Perspectives

Trump's Policies, Latino Priorities, and Catholic Perspectives

Campaign rhetoric and the new president, administration, and Congress offer major new challenges and opportunities for the Latino community. Bishop Mario Dorsonville, auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Washington and director of Hispanic ministry, joined Maria Teresa Kumar of Voto Latino to address young Latino leaders in Washington on responding through the lens of Catholic social thought.

Events

Panelists face the lectern during the event.
Oct
10
2018

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…

Videos

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

October 10, 2018

Duration: 59 minutes