Catholic Church

Drug-fuelled cartel disaster ends with two dead priests dumped in a Mexican desert

A capo from a notorious Mexican crime group went on a rampage in Chihuahua state last week, finally killing two elderly priests and a tour guide who, according to Mexican authorities, had sought refuge from the sicarios in a church. The murders took place in the small desert town of Cerocahui, about 480 miles from …

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Pope Francis’ health, canceled trip fuel pension rumors

Pope Francis’ recent health problems, worsening mobility problems and canceled events have fueled rumors that the head of the Catholic Church is about to follow his predecessor into early retirement. Francis, born Jorge Mario Bergoglio, was elected Pope in March 2013, after Pope Benedict XVI resigns at age 85becoming the first pope to do so …

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