Tag: Latin America

Feminists set a church on fire during holy Mass in Columbia

"The people were panicked as the doors started to burn. The faithful thought that they would burn inside the church".

Students relieve church burnt down by far-left in Chile

Sixty Christian religious buildings have been vandalised in Chile since the fall of 2019.

The house of a priest who criticised the Cuban government was attacked

The house of a priest in the province Camagüey, in Colombia, was attacked by vandals after he criticised the governing regime.

Christian group demands Cuba release pastor jailed for protesting regime

In 2012, the government confiscated the pastor’s church property.

Statue depicting John Paul II was demolished in Mexico

The local Catholic community is shocked by the event.

Evangelical Mexicans lose access to water for refusing to deny their faith

This is not a one-off incident of Christian persecution in Mexico, which has risen due to drug cartel violence.

A Mexican priest murdered in his church in the state of Morelos

The previous parish priest killed in Mexico had been killed in June 2021. It was Father Father Juan Antonio Orozco Alvarado.

Four martyrs of El Salvador to be beatified

The four men will be beatified on the 22nd of January.

Today is the 104th anniversary of the birth of Óscar Romero

Today we remember of Archbishop Óscar Arnulfo Romero, the first saint of El Salvador.