Diego Lopez Marina

Diego Lopez Marina

Diego Lopez Marina has a degree in Communication Sciences with a specialization in journalism from the University of San Martín de Porres (Peru). He began his professional career in 2015, as an editor for the Journalistic Archive area of the Diario El Comercio. In 2016 he began working as an writer for ACI Prensa and since 2018 he has been working as a web editor.

Articles by Diego Lopez Marina

French church vandalized with satanic and anarchist graffiti

Mar 18, 2023 / 08:00 am

The walls of Sacred Heart Church, located in Bordeaux were vandalized with satanic graffiti and communist and anarchist symbols March 12-13.

‘God really intervened’: How a Catholic priest escaped from his kidnappers in Haiti

Mar 3, 2023 / 12:45 pm

Father Antoine Macaire Christian Noah, a Claretian priest from Cameroon, escaped unharmed from a crime gang that had kidnapped him in Haiti.

Shipwreck leaves more than 50 migrants dead in Italy: The Church expresses pain

Feb 26, 2023 / 12:15 pm

Pope Francis and Church leaders in Italy sent their prayers for the eternal rest of at least 59 migrants who died in a shipwreck Sunday off the coast of Italy.

Biden administration financing drag queen shows for minors in Ecuador

Oct 24, 2022 / 13:31 pm

The U.S. State Department has contributed $20,600 to finance workshops and “drag queen” performances at the Abraham Lincoln North American Ecuadorian Center in Cuenca.

EWTN correspondent in Cuba asks for prayers ahead of interrogation

Oct 21, 2022 / 04:40 am

Adrián Martínez Cádiz, who only started working with EWTN on Oct. 12, has asked his supporters to pray Psalm 91 for him at 10 a.m. EST Friday when he is scheduled for questioning.

Cardinal deplores passage of euthanasia bill by Uruguayan House of Representatives

Oct 7, 2022 / 16:00 pm

The bill seeks to “regulate and guarantee the right of persons to go through the process of dying with dignity in the circumstances determined by the person.”

Salvadoran Education Ministry dismisses official who endorsed kids’ TV show with gender ideology

Sep 28, 2022 / 14:38 pm

El Salvador’s Ministry of Education has dismissed the official responsible for allowing a children’s program with gender ideology to be broadcast.

Filipino mall exhibits more than 50 images of the Virgin Mary to celebrate her nativity

Sep 8, 2022 / 14:30 pm

The oldest major shopping center in the Philippines is exhibiting more than 50 Marian images to celebrate the feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Bishops of Mexico stand in solidarity with Nicaragua ‘at a time of profound suffering’

Aug 10, 2022 / 17:12 pm

The dictatorship of President Daniel Ortega in recent weeks has threatened the Church in Nicaragua's freedom of speech and religion.

Nicaraguan police place Catholic bishop, priests under house arrest

Aug 8, 2022 / 15:20 pm

The bishop, along with six priests and six lay people, have been surrounded by dozens of riot police since Aug. 3.

Nicaragua’s Ortega regime blocks bishop from leaving diocesan offices to celebrate Mass

Aug 5, 2022 / 15:11 pm

A video posted Aug. 4 on social media shows a group of riot police, with batons and shields, blocking the way of Bishop José Álvarez Lagos from leaving.

Latin American pro-life leaders celebrate overturning of Roe v. Wade

Jun 28, 2022 / 15:30 pm

One leader said the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court will “undoubtedly have a positive impact on Latin America.”

More than 100,000 march for life in Spain

Jun 27, 2022 / 16:45 pm

Pro-lifers also protested proposed changes to the country’s abortion law.

Bishops call for dialogue, offer help amid Ecuador protests

Jun 24, 2022 / 18:00 pm

The bishops of Ecuador have called for dialogue in order to reach an agreement between the government and the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador (Conaie), which is leading nationwide protests that have left six dead.

Central American bishops support Nicaraguan clergy in face of persecution

May 24, 2022 / 15:03 pm

The bishops’ conferences of Costa Rica and Panama expressed their solidarity with the people and Catholic clergy of Nicaragua, who have been suffering persecution from the government of President Daniel Ortega.

Bishops call for peace, prayer after gunmen kill boy in Mexican church

May 23, 2022 / 14:53 pm

A three-year-old boy was killed by gang members who opened fire inside a church in Fresnillo in the Mexican state of Zacatecas.

Peru passes bill supporting parents' rights in education

May 10, 2022 / 15:55 pm

The Peruvian Congress on Thursday passed Bill 904, which supports the right of parents to educate their children according to their values and principles.

How overturning Roe v Wade would affect Latin America

May 4, 2022 / 16:20 pm

Pro-life leaders in Latin America have reacted to the possibility that the Roe v. Wade decision which legalized abortion throughout the United States may be overturned.

Colombians march in more than 70 cities to defend life, reject abortion

May 2, 2022 / 17:40 pm

On Saturday, hundreds of thousands of people dressed in light blue and carrying banners and flags marched in more than 70 cities in Colombia to defend the life of the unborn child and to say no to abortion.

Vatican intervenes in conflict between Argentine archbishop, Discalced Carmelites

Apr 28, 2022 / 15:40 pm

The Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life will mediate in a conflict between Archbishop Mario Antonio Cargnello of Salta  and the Discalced Carmelite Nuns of Salta of the San Bernardo monastery.