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Cardinal Sergio Obeso Rivera, who died Aug. 11, 2019.

Cardinal Obeso, emeritus Xalapa archbishop, dies at 87

Cardinal Sergio Obeso Rivera, the Archbishop Emeritus of Xalapa, died in his home Sunday at the age of 87, after... Read more

TIJUANA, MEXICO, Catedral de Nuestra Senora (Lady) de Guadalupe.

Archdiocese confirms apparent murder of Mexican priest

The Archdiocese of Tijuana in northern Mexico has confirmed the death of Fr. Ímar Arturo Orta, who was allegedly murdered... Read more

Second priest murdered in Mexico in less than a week

The reported murder of a priest in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Friday marks the second killing of a priest in less... Read more


Mexican priest found bound, stabbed to death in his room

Authorities are investigating the murder of another Catholic priest in Mexico who was bound and stabbed to death in his... Read more

Pope Francis prays with journalists on the papal flight en route to South Korea on Aug. 14, 2014.

Pope Francis condemns 'inexcusable violence' in murder of Mexican priests

After hearing of the murder of two priests in Mexico, Pope Francis sent a telegram to the country’s bishops condemning... Read more

Shrine to Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.

Knights of Columbus cosponsor pilgrimage to Guadalupe shrine

A conference and pilgrimage held this weekend at the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City will feature... Read more

Fr. Gabriele Amorth, chief exorcist of Rome, speaks to CNA on May 22, 2013.

Famous exorcist says Pope's simple prayer cast out demon

Rome’s most well known exorcist says Pope Francis performed an exorcism in St. Peter’s Square last Sunday and that the... Read more


Mexico grateful for Church help in weapons surrender program

Mexico's federal district thanked the Archdiocese of Mexico City for its help in a weapons surrender program which took place... Read more


Mexican cardinal urges ill to offer suffering for country's youth

The Archbishop of Mexico City, Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera, called on the sick to offer their sufferings so that the... Read more