- Sep 18, 2020
According to the latest report from the Multimedia Catholic Center, 81 priests and religious have died in Mexico after contracting the COVID-19 coronavirus since March.
Temperatures taken and anti-bacterial gel applied, the faithful passed through a disinfecting arch set up in front of centuries-old wood-and-stone doors. Inside, they sat spaced out on pews while robed priests donned face masks. In another church, a glass partition separated people from the altar.
Cardinal Blase Cupich of Chicago spoke at a sex abuse conference in Mexico City, saying that cleaning up the crisis begins at a level of “solidarity with the victims, embracing our connection with them, at the deep level of our common vulnerability.”
Day two at a conference regarding sex abuse in the Church in Latin America started with some very heavy hitters on the topic.
A Q&A session got a little heated at a sex abuse conference.
A conference in Mexico City attempts to find answers to the Church’s sex abuse crisis in Latin America.