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San Cristobal Cathedral, Havana

Church official visits Cuban dissident leader on hunger strike

May 3, 2021

The chancellor of the Archdiocese of Havana reportedly visited Cuban dissident Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara on April 30, and attempted... Read more

The late Cardinal Jaime Ortega celebrates his last Mass as Archbishop of Havana May 7, 2016.

Cardinal Jaime Ortega, Archbishop of Havana for 34 years, dies at 82

Jul 27, 2019

By Courtney Mares

Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino, who served as Archbishop of Havana for more than 34 years, died Friday at... Read more

Catholics in Cuba call on government to remove religious restrictions

Oct 23, 2015

Through one of its media outlets, the Havana archdiocese has called on the Cuban government “to definitively remove the restrictions... Read more

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Havana, Cuba.

Church in Cuba enters new era with thaw of US diplomatic relations

Mar 28, 2015

As the fifty year economic embargo and diplomatic isolation between the U.S. and Cuba comes to a close, the thaw... Read more