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  • Mexico City archdiocese offers free medical care for earthquake victims

    Mexico City archdiocese offers free medical care for earthquake victims

    • Sep 26, 2017

    Health care law in Mexico requires that medical services are provided on a sliding scale, considering the ability of patients to pay. In light of the recent devastating earthquake, the Archdiocese of Mexico City has announced that it will provide medical services “even if you can’t pay on the sliding scale.”

  • Mexico quake leaves country’s historic churches battered

    Mexico quake leaves country’s historic churches battered

    • Sep 25, 2017

    On the first Sunday since the earthquake, priests in Mexico no longer able to say Mass inside collapsing churches instead held services outside paying homage to victims and survivors. The damage to churches is affecting communities, since the buildings serve as pillars of strength in times of distress.

  • Church leaders offer prayers, Mexicans pitch in after earthquake

    Church leaders offer prayers, Mexicans pitch in after earthquake

    • Sep 20, 2017

    After a devastating 7.1 earthquake, Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera of Mexico City asked all parishes in the impacted areas, along with priests, religious, and laity to “collaborate with the authorities in order to assist people that have been affected and show Christian solidarity.” The cardinal also expressed his sympathy to the relatives of those who had lost loved ones in the earthquake.

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