Church In Mexico

Thumbnail st jose sanchez del rio banner in st peters square oct 16 2016 credit martha calderon 1 cna A lesson from one of the Church's newest saints

Vatican City, Oct 18, 2016 / 02:46 pm (CNA).- When we find ourselves weary from the troubles of life, we can find inspiration in the heroism of one...

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Thumbnail credit vivver via shutterstock cna Body of third priest kidnapped in Mexico found

Vatican City, Sep 26, 2016 / 07:21 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Less than a week after two Catholic priests in Mexico were found murdered after having been...

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Thumbnail inside the synod hall 12 during the meeting of bishops and cardinals on oct 14 2015 credit daniel ibanez cna 10 14 15 Courage apostolate participates in Mexican bishops' meeting

Mexico City, Mexico, May 15, 2017 / 03:50 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Four representatives from Courage International, Inc. – a Catholic ministry which...

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Thumbnail priest collar credit alphaspirit via wwwshutterstockcom cna Does the Mexican priest who allegedly abused minors even exist?

Mexico City, Mexico, Sep 21, 2016 / 04:38 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After the Mexican branch of the “hacktivist” group Anonymous reported that the...

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Thumbnail gun credit kirill demchenko via wwwshutterstockcom cna 1 7 16 1 End the violence, seek God's peace – a Mexican bishop calls for hope

A Mexican bishop is seeking answers after recent attacks on Catholic churches and priests, and years of high murder rates.“The solution lies in...

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Thumbnail santa muerte credit toni francois cna Have you heard of Saint Death? Don’t pray to her.

Brownsville, Texas, Oct 30, 2016 / 03:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- They call her Santa Muerte (‘Holy Death’ or ‘Saint Death’), but she’s no saint....

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Thumbnail lit candle at the memorial for orlando at st patricks catholic church in rome alexeygotovskiy cna cna 6 16 16 Indigenous priest murdered in Mexico

Jesús María, Mexico, Mar 29, 2017 / 12:43 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Fr. Felipe Altamirano Carrillo, an indigenous priest who served in the Mexico's...

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Thumbnail priest credit neville elder shutterstock cna Kidnapped Mexican priest found alive with signs of torture

Mexico City, Mexico, Nov 14, 2016 / 01:47 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Mexican Conference of Bishops issued a statement acknowledging that Fr. José...

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Thumbnail priest during wedding ceremony credit vivver shutterstock cna Kidnapped priest in Mexico liberated

Tampico, Mexico, Apr 1, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A priest in Mexico's state of Tamaulipas who had been abducted earlier this week was...

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Thumbnail gate from us to mexico credit bbc world service via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 1 8 16 Mexican archbishop: We need to ask emigrants for forgiveness

Morelia, Mexico, Jan 31, 2017 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The head of an archdiocese in the western Mexican state of Michoacan has said the...

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Thumbnail empty chair credit burhan bunardi xie shutterstock cna Mexican archdiocese closes missing persons registry

Guadalajara, Mexico, Nov 28, 2016 / 05:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Archbishop of Guadalajara has announced that his diocese is calling off its...

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Thumbnail priest credit neville elder shutterstock cna Mexican priest found bound, stabbed to death in his room

Mexico City, Mexico, Jul 6, 2017 / 03:31 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Authorities are investigating the murder of another Catholic priest in Mexico who was...

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Thumbnail priest collar credit  gregory dean via wwwshutterstockcom cna Mexican priest moved to intermediate care after stabbing attack

Mexico City, Mexico, Jun 28, 2017 / 12:07 am (CNA).- Father Miguel Angel Machorro, who was stabbed May 15 at the Mexico City Cathedral, left...

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Thumbnail cardinal norberto rivera of mexico says mass may 26 2013 at the mexico city metropolitan cathedral credit aquarela 08 via flickr cc by nc 20 cna Mexico City archdiocese counters allegations of sex abuse cover up

The Archdiocese of Mexico has countered claims made by two former priests that Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera covered up the actions of pedophile...

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Thumbnail cross of the martyrs credit aaron groote via flickr cc by nc sa 20 cna 1 15 16 Mexico is the most violent Latin American country for priests

For the ninth year in a row, Mexico is the most violent country in Latin America for priests, said a report from the Catholic Multimedia Center....

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Thumbnail zocalo de mexico credit sal trabanca via flickr cc by nc sa 20 cna Mexico may be the most dangerous country to be a priest

Mexico City, Mexico, Sep 28, 2016 / 06:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With 15  priests killed in the last four years, Mexico is the most dangerous country...

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Thumbnail central american migrants in mexico credit peter haden via flickr cc by 20 cna 1 8 16 Mexico's bishops launch 'the migrant is a gift' campaign on social media

Mexico City, Mexico, Mar 14, 2017 / 12:08 am (CNA/Europa Press).- The Mexican Bishops have launched a #elmigranteesundon (the migrant is a gift)...

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Thumbnail priest during wedding ceremony credit vivver shutterstock cna Missing priest in Mexico found dead

Saltillo, Mexico, Jan 13, 2017 / 01:11 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The body of Father Joaquín Hernández Sifuentes, a priest in northern Mexico who had...

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