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Bishops in southern Mexico face threats from organized criminal groups

Catholic News Service   MEXICO CITY - Bishops in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero have suffered threats from organized criminal groups as they serve a...

Mexican archdiocese: Companies that work on border wall are ‘traitors,’ ‘immoral’

Catholic News Service CUERNAVACA, Mexico — An editorial in a publication of the Archdiocese of Mexico City condemned Mexican companies wishing to work on the...

Priest found dead in northern Mexico, fourth deadly attack of a...

Catholic News Service MEXICO CITY — A Catholic priest has been found dead in northern Mexico, marking another attack on clergy in a country where...

Mexican priest kidnapped, found alive with signs of torture

Catholic News Service MEXICO CITY — An outspoken priest who had been reported missing in the state of Veracruz was found alive, but with signs...

Third Mexican priest murdered within a week, motives unknown

Catholic News Service MEXICO CITY — A priest abducted from his parish residence in the Mexican state of Michoacan has been found dead, the Archdiocese...

Two parish priests kidnapped, murdered in Poza Rica, Mexico

Catholic News Service MEXICO CITY — Two priests were kidnapped and killed in the Mexican state of Veracruz, raising the death toll of clergy murdered...

Four killed when scaffolding collapses in Mexican cathedral

Catholic News Service MEXICO CITY —A collapse of the scaffolding at a cathedral in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca killed four workers and injured...

‘No more death, no more exploitation,’ Pope Francis says at U.S.-Mexico...

Catholic News Service CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico — Speaking from the symbolic platform of the U.S.-Mexico border, Pope Francis pleaded for the plight of immigrants while...

Bishop says Mexican mayor’s murder was message from organized crime

  Catholic News Service MEXICO CITY — The assassination of a Mexican mayor the day after she assumed office was a message from organized crime and...

Mexican official confirms pope to visit capital, three states early next...

Catholic News Service MEXICO CITY — Mexican Foreign Minister Claudia Ruiz Massieu has confirmed that Pope Francis will visit the capital, Mexico City, along with...

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