Walter Sanchez Silva

Walter Sanchez Silva

Articles by Walter Sanchez Silva

Baja California legislature inserts same-sex marriage into state constitution

Jun 19, 2021 / 06:00 am

The Baja California legislature amended the state constitution Wednesday to include same-sex marriage, which pro-life activists have called a "grave attack against Baja California families."

Mexican bishops ask that election results be respected

Jun 8, 2021 / 15:01 pm

The Mexican bishops’ conference on Monday asked the political forces in the country to respect the results of Sunday’s elections and encouraged the resumption of dialogue to find a common path “beyond partisan differences."

The clear response of a priest to Fr. James Martin for supporting 'gay pride'

Jun 4, 2021 / 13:20 pm

Fr. Nelson Medina, a Dominican priest from Colombia, responded to the June 2 Instagram video posted by Fr. James Martin in which he maintained that a Catholic can celebrate gay pride month in June.

Amid Colombia protests, archbishop urges overcoming visceral hatred with the love of God

Jun 1, 2021 / 18:01 pm

The Archbishop of Bogotá, Luis José Rueda Aparicio, has encouraged Colombians to overcome their fratricidal "visceral hatred" with the authentic love that comes from the Triune God.

Peruvian bishops condemn mass killing by the Shining Path

May 25, 2021 / 17:01 pm

The president of the Peruvian bishops’ conference has condemned Sunday’s killing of 16 persons by the Shining Path, a communist rebel group.

Blessing same-sex couples a diabolical and sacrilegious act, priest affirms

May 11, 2021 / 14:19 pm

Fr. Hugo Valdemar, canon penitentiary of the Archdiocese of Mexico, said that the blessing that priests and pastoral workers gave May 10 to homosexual couples in Germany "is a truly sacrilegious act" and a "diabolical act of pride and immorality."

Abortion kills more than does Covid, says mother who almost aborted daughter

May 7, 2021 / 12:05 pm

“Abortion is a scourge that kills many children and moms, it kills more than COVID. It's relentless,” said Liz Martínez, a 33-year-old Colombian mother who almost two years ago was about to abort her daughter Lucrecia.

Italian lay missionary who served poor children in Peru murdered

Apr 26, 2021 / 12:56 pm

Nadia de Munari, a 50-year-old Italian lay missionary who was part of Operation Mato Grosso, which serves the poor in Peru, died April 24 after being attacked in her residence. There were no witnesses to the crime.

Young mothers respond after pro-life pregnancy center tagged in Colombia

Apr 21, 2021 / 14:30 pm

The ProMujer pregnancy help center operated by the Moms 40 Coalition for Life Foundation in Bogota discovered April 16 it had been tagged overnight by abortion activists with false accusations such as “here we force women to give birth" and "be careful: forced motherhood."