Evangelical Christians Refuse To Leave Mexico’s Troubled Tribal Area

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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.

Mexico “Jails, Tortures” Four Evangelicals

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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.

Mexico State Urged To Compensate Evangelical Christians For Suffering

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By BosNewsLife Americas Service evangelicals-300x203MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Christian activists on Monday, March 10, welcomed a report by the top human rights authority of Mexico's southwestern Oaxaca state which recommends to compensate evangelical Christians for "torture" and damage done to their forcibly closed church building. In a report, the Oaxaca State Ombudsman’s Office confirmed what it views as serious religious freedom violations in the municipality of San Juan Ozolotepec.

MISSION WATCH: Hundreds Of Mexican Prisoners Become Christians

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By BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos, with reporting from Mexico prisonMEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife) -- At least hundreds of prisoners in Mexico have become Christians after evangelistic shows that included spectacular sports stunts and some preaching, evangelists said in a statement monitored by BosNewsLife, Wednesday, March 4.

Christian Missionaries Face Security Challenges After Murders

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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.

BREAKING NEWS: Mexico Releases Evangelical “Massacre Suspects” After 12 Years Imprisonment

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife with reporting from Mexico 23actealxlarge11MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Twenty men, most of them evangelical Christians, were free Friday, August 14, after spending more than a decade in prison as Mexico's Supreme Court overturned their sentences in a massacre in southern Chiapas state.

Mexico Evangelicals Leave Village Amid Crucifixion Threats

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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

Outrage Over Murder Priest In Mexico

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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.

Mexico Authorities Cut Water Supplies To Evangelicals

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By BosNewsLife Americas Service 250px-Puebla_en_MexicoMEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Local authorities in southern Mexico have threatened to cut water supplies to additional evangelical Christian families because they refuse to actively participate in traditional religious Catholic ceremonies, investigators said Tuesday, April 29.

NEWS ALERT: Mexico Protestant Christians Expelled From Homes

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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.