May 18, 2015. Msgr. Oscar Romero was adopted as a patron of Caritas Internationalis, according to an announcement that came just after the organization's General Assembly in Rome ended. The former Archbishop of San Salvador will be beatified on May 23, more than 35 years after he was assassinated while performing Mass.
(-ONLY VIDEO-) Some years are much busier than others, especially if you're the head of the Catholic Church. Pope Francis basically looks the same as he did one year ago when he introduced himself to the world as the new Pontiff. But a busy schedule can take its toll...the Pope has admitted to gaining a few extra pounds.