Tag: Earthquake

Mexicans give thanks for quake survival to St. Jude Thaddeus

Mexicans give thanks for quake survival to St. Jude Thaddeus

| David Agren | September 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Teresa Hernandez considers it a miracle. Her uncle and nephew were trapped under the rubble of an apartment building in northern Mexico City after the Sept. 19 earthquake and managed to get out.

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Mexican Catholic youths transporting quake relief shot, robbed, raped

Mexican Catholic youths transporting quake relief shot, robbed, raped

| David Agren | September 28, 2017 | 1 Comment

Members of a Catholic youth group were shot at and robbed as they transported earthquake relief to southern Mexico, leaving two volunteers hospitalized. Another volunteer was sexually assaulted.

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Mexicans respond to quake with generosity, concern about politicians

Mexicans respond to quake with generosity, concern about politicians

| David Agren | September 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Donations from Caritas chapters across Mexico started streaming into affected areas after an earthquake rocked central Mexico Sept. 19, claiming more than 300 lives, leveling homes and churches and leaving thousands homeless.

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Church-based charities provide earthquake relief in Mexico

Church-based charities provide earthquake relief in Mexico

| September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

In the aftermath of two earthquakes in the span of two weeks in Mexico church-based relief agencies have been on the ground providing food, shelter and repairs.

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Pope prays for victims of Mexico quake

Pope prays for victims of Mexico quake

| September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

As search and rescue operations continued in central Mexico, where more than 200 people died after a strong earthquake Sept. 19, Pope Francis offered his prayers for the victims.

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Bishop, Caritas staffer say situation in Mexico serious, much aid needed

Bishop, Caritas staffer say situation in Mexico serious, much aid needed

| September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Catholic bishop and a Caritas worker in Mexico said the situation was extremely serious after the Sept. 19 earthquake, and much aid would be needed.

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Church leaders offer prayers, Mexicans pitch in after earthquake

Church leaders offer prayers, Mexicans pitch in after earthquake

| David Agren | September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mexican church leaders offered prayers and urged generosity after an earthquake struck the national capital and its environs, claiming more than 240 lives — including at least 20 children trapped in a collapsed school.

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Magnitude 8.1 earthquake strikes off Pacific coast of Mexico, Guatemala

Magnitude 8.1 earthquake strikes off Pacific coast of Mexico, Guatemala

| September 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

A magnitude 8.1 earthquake struck the Pacific coast of southern Mexico and Guatemala, causing buildings to collapse and tremors that rocked as far as Mexico City and Guatemala City.

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Priests to celebrate Masses outdoors after massive earthquake in Italy

Priests to celebrate Masses outdoors after massive earthquake in Italy

| Junno Arocho Esteves | November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Priests in central Italy were instructed to celebrate Mass outdoors following another devastating earthquake that rocked the region and brought one its most spiritually and historically significant churches tumbling down.

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Young nun, postulants among hundreds of Ecuador earthquake victims

Young nun, postulants among hundreds of Ecuador earthquake victims

| April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Six members of the Servant Sisters of the Home of the Mother, including a young nun from Northern Ireland, are among the dead in the strongest earthquake to strike Ecuador since 1979.

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Where do you turn when foundations are crumbling?

Where do you turn when foundations are crumbling?

| Deacon Mickey Friesen | September 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

These great struggles can test our faith and call into question our assumptions about God

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Haiti after the earthquake, CRS videos

Haiti after the earthquake, CRS videos

| January 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

» Haiti One Year – Leading A Normal Life After the Earthquake

» You Helped Haiti, You Helped Me

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