New Pope

Business Leaders Can Learn From Pope Francis and Marissa Mayer

Karen Wensley | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Business
Karen Wensley

When you take over the Catholic Church, or Yahoo, or a losing soccer team, or any other organization that is losing relevance and showing declining numbers, coming in with a strong brand and showing early results is critical. Here are some tips from how the new Pope and the new CEO of Yahoo have done so far.

Stop Coddling the Catholic Church

Ike Awgu | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada
Ike Awgu

I have no quarrel with individual members of the Catholic Church and I am personally a man of faith. But I do have a quarrel with the Vatican -- and the toady, obsequious manner in which the media has been reporting on the appointment of the new "his holiness."

10 Facts About The New Pope

CBC | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada

Here are some facts about the new Pope (text version below slideshow): - Jorge Mario Bergoglio was born Dec. 17, 1936, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on...

Marc Ouellet's Family Relieved

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada

LA MOTTE, Que. - The family of a Canadian cardinal many believed could be pope was relieved Wednesday when it didn't come to be.Siblings of Cardinal M...

WATCH: Pope Francis Greets The World

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada

Catholics all over the world watched the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica on Wednesday with anticipation as it was finally announced: "Habemus Papum" ...

Congratulations Pour In From Canada

CP | Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - Canadians greeted the choice of a new Pope with cheers and congratulations Wednesday, though a small contingent expressed regrets that the C...

Papal Election Dominates Twitter Conversation

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada

The papal conclave has been dominating conversations on Twitter since the cardinals entered the Sistine Chapel earlier this week. The Twitter frenzy r...

New Pope Revealed To World

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada

The Roman Catholic Church has a new pope, and the man chosen to lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics has a new name: Francis. The new pope, forme...

The 10 Most Popular Papal Names

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.14.2013 | Canada

As the world waits for the name of the new pope, predictions are flying about what moniker the next pontiff will adopt. The leaders of the early ch...

HOLY SMOKE! New Pope Chosen

CBC | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina, who will be known as Pope Francis, has been elected to lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. ...

Conclave's Best Photos, Videos And Live Results

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada

It begins with a procession of cardinals into the Sistine Chapel and ends with a puff of white smoke from the roof of the Vatican. In the process, a n...

How Long Will Conclave Take?

CBC | Posted 05.10.2013 | Canada

The retirement of Benedict XVI on Feb. 28 marks the first time in nearly 600 years that a pope has decided to step down, which forces the Roman Cathol...

The Pope's New Clothes: Praying For A Perfect Fit

CP | Daniela Petroff, The Associated Press | Posted 05.07.2013 | Canada Style

VATICAN CITY - The favourite guessing game in Rome these days is who will be the next pope. Few take it more seriously than the Gammarelli family, tai...

Let's Talk About Catholic Church Reform

Anthony Piscitelli | Posted 04.27.2013 | Canada
Anthony Piscitelli

Currently the Church is seeing its membership stagnate and decline in the west. The developing world, however, stands in sharp contrast. The number of Catholics is increasing rapidly in Africa, Asia and South America. Suggestions that the Church needs to reform to survive are clearly North American-centric. What Catholicism needs now is for ordinary church members to play a part in reform.