Mexican bishop, threatened with prosecution, vows to continue speaking out on public issues [CC]


A Mexican bishop who has been charged with interfering in political affairs has said that he would risk jail rather than be silent.



A bright light calling out in the darkness. Good and gracious Father, please let him be an instrument of your light, and please protect him. :gopray:



Praying for him.


This is in the finest tradition from the earliest days of the Catholic Church:

But Peter and the apostles said in reply, “We must obey God rather than men”.

Acts 5:29


Yes it is, and this passage, concluding in Acts 5:40-42 is a great response to the persecution Christians face in the world today.



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