Christians in Mexico Deprived of Homes for Refusing to Renounce their Faith

Three incidents in one month by ‘Traditionalist Catholics,’ including physical attack.

Street vendors in San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas. (Wolfgang Sauber, Wikipedia)

AUSTIN, Texas (Morning Star News) – In one of at least three instances of persecution of Christians in southern Mexico’s Chiapas state last month, village leaders reneged on their agreement to allow 47 evangelicals who were expelled for their faith to return to their homes and land. In accordance with the agreement arranged by state officials, […]

Head of Town in Mexico Sends Mob to Beat, Abduct Christians

Traditionalist Catholics in Oaxaca demolish church building under construction.

Two Christians with X-rays of their injuries from mistreatment in jail in Oaxaca. (Morning Star News via Milenio)

LOS ANGELES (Morning Star News) – Traditionalist Catholics abducted, jailed and beat a group of evangelical Christians with rods and stones in Oaxaca, Mexico last week on orders from the head of a municipality, according to human rights officials. A mob sent by San Juan Ozolotepec President Pedro Cruz Gonzalez on Nov. 4 attacked the […]