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Mexican bishops ask that election results be respected

The Mexican bishops’ conference on Monday asked the political forces in the country to respect the results of Sunday’s elections... Read more

A basketball court serves as a polling place for voters during the 2018 Mexican general election, in Hermosillo, Sonora. Credit: Harry Thomas Flower/Shutterstock.

Xalapa archdiocese gives guidelines for 'responsible discernment' in Mexican legislative election

The Archdiocese of Xalapa offered on Sunday four guidelines for  “responsible discernment” when casting a vote in the upcoming legislative... Read more

14 years of legal abortion in Mexico City called a government 'failure'

Fourteen years after the legalization of abortion up to the 12th week of pregnancy in Mexico City, a local pro-life... Read more

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Tabernacle, Eucharist desecrated in Mexican chapel

The Diocese of Querétaro, Mexico, reported that Holy Family Chapel in Saint Sebastian Parish was robbed last week, its tabernacle... Read more

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Mexican state bolsters protections for pregnant women, unborn children

The unicameral legislature of the Mexican state of Querétaro passed a bill March 29 reforming the Law on Social Development... Read more

The Zocalo of Oaxaca City. Credit: Joseluisjuarezperez via Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Feminists attack, desecrate church in Oaxaca

A group of feminists taking part in a women’s rights march in Oaxaca City on Sunday attacked Ss. Cosmas and... Read more

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Pro-life leader denounces 'terrorism' of pro-choice activists occupying Mexican state capitol

A pro-life leader in Mexico has called the occupation of the legislature in Quintana Roo state by pro-abortion feminists “green... Read more

Fr. Sajid Lozano says a funeral Mass for Juan, whose body is in the nave, in Jesus the Priest parish in Mexico City, Feb. 21, 2021. Photo courtesy of Fr. Lozano.

Man dies on his knees in front of altar in Mexico City church

A church in Mexico City was the scene on Sunday of the death of Juan, a man in his sixties... Read more

St. Catherine of Siena Monastery in Mexico City.

Mexican nuns in need of help after Covid hits community

The Dominican Nuns of the St. Catherine of Siena Monastery in Mexico City sent an urgent request for "fervent prayers"... Read more

Diocese in Mexico ordains 34 new priests

On World Mission Sunday, October 18, the archbishop of Guadalajara ordained 34 new priests (33 diocesan and 1 religious) and... Read more

Attempt to fast-track abortion legalization bill in Mexico fails

Pro-life leaders in Mexico claimed a temporary victory October 5 when a vote on bill to legalize abortion was postponed.  Read more

Dedication of Rachel’s Grotto in Guadalajara. Photo courtesy of Inocentes de María.

Shrine in memory of aborted children dedicated in Mexico

The Mexican pro-life association Los Inocentes de María (Mary’s Innocent Ones) dedicated a shrine in Guadalajara last month in memory... Read more

Mexican bishops hail pro-life victory at nation’s Supreme Court

The Mexican Bishops' Conference hailed the Supreme Court’s 4-1 decision striking down a lower court ruling that had ordered the... Read more

Catholics pray outside the Mexican Supreme Court on July 29, 2020.

Mexican Supreme Court rejects effort to expand abortion nationally

The first bench of the Mexican Supreme Court on July 29 overturned a lower court’s ruling that could have opened... Read more

Mexican bishops reject abortion ahead of Supreme Court decision

The Catholic bishops of Mexico have spoken out strongly against any effort to justify abortion ahead of a Supreme Court... Read more

Coronavirus lockdown sees abortion rate drop in Mexico City

Abortion clinics in Mexico City are reporting decreases in abortion by as much as 40% due to the coronavirus lockdown.  Read more

Pro-life group in Mexico offers aid to domestic violence victims

With reports of domestic violence on the rise during the coronavirus lockdown in Mexico, one pro-life platform is offering women... Read more

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Mexican state passes pro-life education law

The Mexican state legislature of Nuevo Leon passed an education reform bill May 21 to foster a “respect for life... Read more

Demonstrators outside Mexico City's cathedral March 8.

Mexico City women's march erupts into violence outside cathedral

A Mexico City march organized for International Women’s Day turned violent Sunday, when some demonstrators vandalized public structures and monuments,... Read more

Archbishop Charles Scicluna speaks at the Vatican abuse summit in Feb. 2019.

Vatican investigators to meet with Mexican sex abuse victims, bishops

The Vatican is sending Archbishop Charles Scicluna and Monsignor Jordi Bertomeo to Mexico this month to meet with sex abuse... Read more