Tag: Latin America

Catholic priest killed in a cartel shooting in Mexico

On the12th of June, a Mexican priest lost his life in a shooting between two cartels. He was serving in the region of Zacatecas

Catholic bishops condemn massacre of sixteen villagers by Maoists in Peru

Maoist guerrillas killed sixteen villagers in Peru.

Catholic church smashed up, as part of a TikTok challenge in Brasil

In a shocking act of religious hatred, a number of ‘extremist’ Evangelical youths have trashed a Catholic church in Brazil.

Father asks Argentine court to prevent abortion of his child

"Now I hope, please understand, that I just want to give my child the chance to live,” he told AM 1020 radio.

Remaining kidnapped Catholic clergy in Haiti finally released

The remaining seven of the 10 Catholic leaders kidnapped in Haiti on April 11 have been released and are in good health.

Two churches burnt down by armed groups in Chile in the last month

On the 22nd of April, arsonists even shot at the volunteer firefighters who came to extinguish the fire.

The first international Congress United for Life to be organised in Colombia

The international congress will take place on the 1st of May

Italian lay missionary murdered in Peru

Nadia de Munari, a 50-year-old Italian lay missionary in Peru, died after being attacked in her residence.

Twelve-year-old martyr boy beatified in Guatemala

Ten martyrs, among them a twelve-year-old boy, were beatified on the 23rd April, in Guatemala.

Woman challenges court order censoring her support for traditional marriage

The Constitutional Court of Colombia had previously ruled in a separate case that Nieto's words were "constitutionally protected".