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Posted on 12/16/2021 22:03 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
Washington D.C., Dec 16, 2021 / 16:03 pm (CNA).
The Family Matters Association of Guatemala (AFI) welcomed the recent announcement by President Alejandro Giammattei that the country will be declared the “Ibero-American Pro-Life Capital” on March 9, 2022.
Posted on 12/16/2021 20:34 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
San Rafael, Argentina, Dec 16, 2021 / 14:34 pm (CNA).
Protests erupted last year when a highly regarded seminary in Argentina was shut down by the Vatican, with little explanation. Now, the seminaries are being reassigned to other seminaries, though many have left, ACI Prensa has found.
Posted on 12/15/2021 21:34 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
Cucuta, Colombia, Dec 15, 2021 / 15:34 pm (CNA).
Bishop Víctor Manuel Ochoa Cadavid of the Military Ordinariate of Colombia expressed his sorrow and solidarity following the Dec. 14 terrorist attack that took the lives of two police officers at the Camilo Daza airport in the city of Cúcuta, located on the border with Venezuela.
Posted on 12/15/2021 19:45 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
Caracas, Venezuela, Dec 15, 2021 / 13:45 pm (CNA).
The bishops conference of Venezuela has released a report showing the heavy toll of the COVID-19 pandemic on its clergy.
Posted on 12/14/2021 22:00 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
Lima, Peru, Dec 14, 2021 / 16:00 pm (CNA).
A Peruvian congressman who is being investigated for ties to the Shining Path terrorist organization is supporting a new bill to decriminalize abortion in the country.
Posted on 12/13/2021 20:54 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
Mexico City, Mexico, Dec 13, 2021 / 14:54 pm (CNA).
Almost 2 million pilgrims visited the shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City between Dec. 1 and her Solemnity on Dec. 12, the Mexico City government reported.
Posted on 12/12/2021 21:05 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
Guanajuato, Mexico, Dec 12, 2021 / 15:05 pm (CNA).
For the past 15 days, the town has held rosary processions through the streets each day at 6 a.m. in spiritual preparation for the Marian feast.
Posted on 12/11/2021 20:00 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
Mexico City, Mexico, Dec 11, 2021 / 14:00 pm (CNA).
Just inside the entrance to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City is a small area with a bas-relief sculpture of the Virgin Mary on display, designed especially for the blind to encounter Our Lady.
Posted on 12/10/2021 23:19 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Mexico, Dec 10, 2021 / 17:19 pm (CNA).
Pope Francis has expressed his closeness to the victims of Thursday’s traffic accident in Mexico’s Chiapas state that caused the death of at least 54 people, and numerous injuries.
Posted on 12/10/2021 21:19 PM (EWTN News - Americas Catholic News)
Denver Newsroom, Dec 10, 2021 / 15:19 pm (CNA).
The most-visited Marian shrine in the world is in Mexico City, and houses what is perhaps the most mysterious Catholic icon in the world: the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe.