But the anti-abortion objections grew when Catholic leaders joined in the chorus of praise for Mandela. Pope Francis lauded
US President Barack Obama pauses while speaking during the memorial service for late South African President Nelson Mandela
HuffPost Senior Religion Editor Rev. Paul Raushenbush joins HuffPost Live to discuss Nelson Mandela's spirituality.
The Syrian presidency added its voice to the chorus with a statement on its Facebook page on Friday, calling the South African
Former South African President Nelson Mandela's death Thursday was met by expressions of sorrow and love for the loss of
South Africa mourned on Thursday as news spread of the death of its iconic leader, Nelson Mandela. Mandela was 95 and spent
WASHINGTON, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Nelson Mandela's greatest accomplishment was to unify South Africa and push for reconciliation
South African President Jacob Zuma announced the death of Mandela. "Our nation has lost its greatest son. Our people have
Feb. 11, 1990 - Mandela is freed from prison. July 18, 1918 - Born Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela near Qunu, in Transkei (now
Rihanna tweets condolences after a Dutch City Council falsely declares Nelson Mandela dead.