Christians Want Investigation Into Murders Of Mexico Priests

By BosNewsLife Americas Service with additional reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Mexico was under increasing pressure Monday, February 12, to investigate the murders of two Roman Catholic priests after a prosecutor suggested that the clergy's death could be linked to their association with organized crime.

NEWS ALERT: U.S Missionary Fatally Shot in Mexico (UPDATE)

By BosNewsLife Americas Service
DALLAS/MEXICO CITY (BosNewslife)-- Relatives and colleagues were mourning Thursday, January 27, the death of an evangelical American missionary who was fatally shot in Mexico.

Mexico “Jails, Tortures” Four Evangelicals

By BosNewsLife Americas Service evangelicalsMEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Rights activists have urged Mexico's government to prosecute local officials responsible for "the unjust imprisonment" and "torture" of four evangelical Christians from November 5-8 in the western state of Oaxaca.

NEWS ALERT: Mexico Protestant Christians Expelled From Homes

By BosNewsLife Americas ServiceHuichol_Woman_artisans MEXICO CITY (BosNewsLife)-- Twenty Protestant families have been forcibly displaced from their homes in western Mexico because of their faith after the government refused to prevent the deportations, an advocacy official told BosNewsLife Friday, January 29.

Evangelical Christians Refuse To Leave Mexico’s Troubled Tribal Area

By BosNewsLife Americas Service MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Some 25 evangelical Christians have refused to leave a troubled area in Mexico's western Jalisco state despite facing persecution in an area where members of the Wixárika tribe hold pagan rituals involving the use of a hallucinogenic drug and sacrifices offered to their 'gods', Christian leaders say.

Outrage Over Murder Priest In Mexico

By James Blears reporting from Mexico goyito (1) MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- The Catholic Church in Mexico on Saturday, December 27, condemned the murder of a priest, who was abducted by armed men after he criticized organized crime in a sermon.

BREAKING NEWS: Mexico Armed Group Attacks Christian Youth Camp

By BosNewsLife Americas Service MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Some 90 Christian youngsters were recovering Sunday, July 15, after a dozen armed men went on a hours-long rampage of beatings, robberies and rape, at a church youth camp on the outskirts of Mexico City, authorities said Sunday, July 15.

Christian Missionaries Face Security Challenges After Murders

By BosNewsLife Americas Service MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Christian missionaries in Mexico, including foreigners, face more security challenges after a married couple who had served for nearly three decades as Baptist church missionaries were killed, BosNewsLife learned late Friday, February 3.

Mexico Court Releases Evangelical “Massacre Suspects”

By BosNewsLife Americas Service 8802MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Mexico's highest court ordered the release of nine mainly evangelical prisoners who were convicted in a 1997 massacre of Indians, but over 20 others remain behind bars.

Mexico Evangelicals Leave Village Amid Crucifixion Threats

By BosNewsLife Americas Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- At least 70 evangelical Christians in Mexico's east-central region were homeless Saturday, September 17, after being expelled by local authorities from their village where traditional Catholics reportedly threatened to "crucify or lynch" them