Pope Benedict XVI celebrates the 200th anniversary of Latin America
In the liturgical memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Pope Benedict XVI presided over a mass for Latin America, on the occasion of the bicentenary of the independence of Latin American states. Rome, Italy. 12th December 2011
In the liturgical memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Benedict XVI presided in Saint Peter, to 17.30, a Mass for Latin America, on the occasion of the Bicentenary of the independence of States of the continent. An appointment is particularly expected in view of the likely apostolic trip to Cuba and Mexico for the next year. The Eucharistic celebration this afternoon condenses in itself the soul and the history of Latin America.