Mexico

Thumbnail pope francis 6 greets the chiapas community at san cristbal de las casas on feb 15 2016 credit losservatore romano cna 2 15 16 10 things you may have missed from the Pope's visit to Chiapas

On Feb. 15, Pope Francis visited Chiapas State in southeast Mexico. Spending the day in San Cristóbal de las Casas and Tuxtla Gutiérrez, he showed...

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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 priest credit neville elder shutterstock cna Another Catholic priest has been kidnapped in Mexico

Mexico City, Mexico, Sep 23, 2016 / 11:21 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Mexican Cardinal Alberto Suárez Inda is offering prayers for the safety of a priest...

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Thumbnail border marker at san ysidro jd Arizona Mass for migrants shows Catholic unity crosses borders

Tucson, Ariz., Oct 26, 2016 / 12:22 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholic unity transversed the border on Sunday when Archbishop Christophe Pierre, the new...

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Thumbnail pope francis embraces a child at the general audience in st peters square on sept 2 2015 credit daniel ibanez cna 9 2 15 1 As Juarez recovers from peak violence, victim sees hope in Pope Francis

With Pope Francis set to visit the Mexican city of Juarez Feb. 17, some crime victims are telling their stories of loss – and talking about the...

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Thumbnail violence in mexico credit frontpage shutterstock cna As Mexico tops list of violent countries, archdiocese reacts

Mexico City, Mexico, May 17, 2017 / 04:12 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Mexico archdiocese's newspaper Desde la Fe wrote an editorial decrying the...

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Thumbnail screenshot of aci story cna Bomb set off at Mexican Bishops' Conference headquarters

Mexico City, Mexico, Jul 25, 2017 / 02:30 pm (CNA).- Unidentified persons set off an explosive today at the headquarters of the Mexican Bishops'...

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Thumbnail families meet through the border fence credit bbc world service via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 5 13 15 Building the border wall is treasonous, Mexico City archdiocese declares

Mexico City, Mexico, Mar 29, 2017 / 09:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Archdiocese of Mexico said in a Sunday editorial that Mexican businessmen who...

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Thumbnail pope francis lays flowers at the foot of the statue of our lady of lujan on may 8 2013 credit stephen driscoll cna 2 cna 5 8 13 Did St. Therese of Lisieux send roses to Pope Francis in Mexico?

When Pope Francis made a surprise stop at a cloistered monastery Sunday morning, he received a gift from the nuns who live there: a large bouquet...

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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 bats credit artthailand via wwwshutterstockcom cna Exorcist weighs in on 'vampire' murder in Mexico

The murder of a 24-year-old man in Chihuahua, Mexico last month is being considered by authorities as a “possible satanic ritual” designed to...

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Thumbnail russian orthodox patriarch kirill l credit patriarchiaru popefrancis r credit alexey gotovsky cna 'First in history' – Pope Francis to meet Russian Patriarch in Cuba

(This article was updated at 2:30p.m. Rome time with comments from Fr. Federico Lombardi)On Friday the Vatican announced that while on his way to...

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Thumbnail man in shadows credit thomas holt cna Following sixth journalist murder this year, Mexican bishops speak up

Mexico City, Mexico, May 22, 2017 / 03:22 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Mexican Bishops' Conference offered prayers for journalists as they face...

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Thumbnail pope francis credit daniel ibaez cna [FULL TEXT] Papal visit to Mexico: Holy Mass at the Study Center of Ecatepec

Last Wednesday we began the liturgical season of Lent, during which the Church invites us to prepare ourselves to celebrate the great feast of...

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Thumbnail pope francis 2 celebrates mass with religious at venustiano carranza stadium in morelia mexico feb 16 2016 credit david ramos cna 2 16 16 [FULL TEXT] Papal visit to Mexico: Holy Mass with priests, men and women religious, consecrated people and seminarians

Update: 11:50 am EST - Below is the full text of Pope Francis' Feb. 16 homily during Mass with priests, men and women religious, consecrated people...

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Thumbnail 20160215t1454 0165 cns pope chiapas indigenous [FULL TEXT] Papal visit to Mexico: Holy Mass with representatives of the indigenous communities of Chiapas

Update: 12:30 am EST - Below is the full text of Pope Francis' Feb. 15 homily at Holy Mass with representatives of the indigenous communities of...

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Thumbnail francis mexico 1 post [FULL TEXT] Papal visit to Mexico: Meeting with authorities, representatives of civil society and the diplomatic corps

Update: 10:38 CST - Below is the full text of Pope Francis' Feb. 13 address to authorities, representatives of civil society and the diplomatic...

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Thumbnail pope francis participates in a feb 16 2016 meeting with families at the vctor manuel reyna stadium in tuxtla gutirrez chiapas mexico credit losservatore romano cna [FULL TEXT] Papal visit to Mexico: Meeting with Families

Update: 6:20 pm EST - Below is the full text of Pope Francis' prepared remarks for the meeting with families in the “Víctor Manuel Reyna” stadium...

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