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Mexican bishops announce security protocols for priests, religious

Mexican bishops announce security protocols for priests, religious

| David Agren | June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Mexico’s bishops have published security protocols, hoping to keep priests and religious safe — along with church property and shrines — as crime and violence increasingly impacts churchmen and consumes previously peaceful corners of the country.

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Mexican bishops promise new pastoral approach, accompanying people

Mexican bishops promise new pastoral approach, accompanying people

| David Agren | May 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Mexican bishops’ conference has pledged to pursue a new pastoral vision, in which the church is considered close to the needs of the people, the poor are the priority and prelates speak prophetically on issues like violence, inequality and corruption among the elites, who currently count on the hierarchy as an ally.

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Explosive device detonated outside Mexican bishops’ offices

Explosive device detonated outside Mexican bishops’ offices

| David Agren | July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

An explosive device was detonated outside the offices of the Mexican bishops’ conference, directly across the street from the country’s most visited religious site, the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

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Mexican church calls for calm amid gas-price protests

Mexican church calls for calm amid gas-price protests

| David Agren | January 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mexican Catholic officials called for calm as angry protests over hikes in the government-set gasoline price consume the country.

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