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One of Mexico’s abducted priests is FREED

A priest in Mexico’s state of Tamaulipas who had been abducted earlier this week was freed on Thursday after media pressure on the case. Fr. Oscar López Navarro, a member of the Missionaries of Christ the Mediator, was kidnapped March 28 as he was arriving at his parish of St. Joseph the Worker in Altamira,










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Days after a priest in Mexico is shot dead, another is kidnapped

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The kidnappers have said they would be willing to release the priest in exchange for a ransom Mexico’s Catholic council of bishops says a priest has been kidnapped in the northern Gulf coast city of Tampico. The council identified the priest as Fr Oscar Lopez Navarro. Bishop José Luis Dibildox of Tampico said Fr Lopez










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Catholic priest murdered in Mexico

s have been slain in Mexico since 2006 Mexico’s Catholic council of bishops says a priest has been killed in the Pacific coast state of Nayarit. The council identifies Felipe Altamirano Carrillo as an Indigenous priest and says he was killed early on Monday. His Nayar prelature serves a population made up largely of Huichol










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This priest says Adoration has made Juarez a safer city

Juarez, located in the state of Chihuahua in northern Mexico, was considered from 2008 to 2010 to be one of the the most dangerous cities in the world, due to drug trafficking violence and the constant struggles for power and territory between the cartels. However, the city of 1.3 million inhabitants dropped off this list










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God makes strange and unbelievable appearance in central Mexico

An unusual “hand-shaped” cloud appeared in the skies of central Mexico earlier this month. A local man took footage of the rare phenomenon with his cell phone while driving in Michoacan. After uploading the clip to social media, the visual went viral. The formation resembling a giant arm and hand has left many people confused










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A priest’s stunning theory on why Juarez is less dangerous now

Juarez, located in the state of Chihuahua in northern Mexico, was considered from 2008 to 2010 to be one of the the most dangerous cities in the world, due to drug trafficking violence and the constant struggles for power and territory between the cartels However, the city of 1.3 million inhabitants dropped off this list










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Heartbroken Archbishop responds to horrific campus murder-suicide, which leaves school shaken

Archbishop Rogelio Cabrera LĂłpez of Monterrey, Mexico, delivered an important message following a school shooting, in which the shooter shot at classmates, his teacher, then turned the gun on himself. A video allegedly from the American School of the Northeast’s surveillance cameras, reveal the teen shooting three victims, a teacher and two students, in the










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Missing priest is found dead in Mexico

Fr Joaquin Hernandez Sifuentes ‘looked for perfection in everything he did’, his diocese said A Mexican priest missing for more than a week has been found dead in northern Mexico, authorities have said. The Saltillo diocese in Coahuila state said in a statement that it was informed by authorities about the discovery of the body










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