Tag: Central-America

Kidnapped nurse and daughter still missing in Haiti

The nurse was busy caring for patients in a small brick clinic when armed men ambushed the site and took her captive.

Number of Catholics decreases every year in Mexico

Since 1950, their number decreased with 20 per cent.

Trappist sisters are leaving Nicaragua because of persecution

President Ortega's regime has already ordered the closure of nine Catholic radio stations and three Church-affiliated TV stations.

Catholic priests in Nicaragua sentenced to 10 years in prison

A judge sentenced 4 Catholic Nicaraguan priests and 2 seminarians to a 10-year prison term this past Monday.

Priest sentenced to 8 years in prison in Nicaragua

The court of Managua found the Nicaraguan priest Oscar Benavidez Dávila guilty of “conspiracy.”

A man tried to steal a statue of St. Michael from a Mexican church

The man was later hospitalized while the statue was returned to the church, apparently undamaged by the incident.

Nicaraguan authorities banned a traditionnal Marian procession

This is not the first time the local regime has banned such services.

A group of Jamaicans charged for $600,000 church robbery

The police seized the car and recovered the stolen items.

A Mexican church was desecrated by vandals

The Diocese of Saltillo is currently governed pastorally by Bishop Hilario González García.