On the whole, Ticos could benefit from attributing less to chance and more to human behavior. But I hope we never lose awareness of the myriad things outside our power.
Many doctors fear performing a therapeutic abortion because of the lack of a protocol that establishes the procedures to follow
An Israeli lawyer has helped about 500 people from countries as far apart as Costa Rica, Uruguay, Panama, England and Turkey.
The scene at the Basílica.
Take a look at a Good Friday procession in Tres Ríos, east of San José, Costa Rica.
"I believe we must limit the actions that, in my opinion, the Supreme Elections Tribunal has violated," said Evangelical Alliance lawyer Juan Carlos Retana.
Hundreds of people gathered on Saturday in front of the cathedral in Costa Rica's capital, San José, to demand a secular state, in one...
Despite the approximately 35°C heat in Nicoya this Good Friday, the Nicoyan people dressed up and headed to the streets to recreate the Via Crucis.
A preview of San José's Good Friday procession, with sights and sounds from last year's event.
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Just over half of respondents believe Costa Rica should maintain its status as a Catholic state.