Mexican bishops call for migrant assistance at their southern border

The Mexican bishops' conference has appealed for assistance for thousands of migrants stuck in Chiapas state as Mexican officials step up enforcement and stop issuing travel documents.

Pope makes donation to help migrants traveling through Mexico

Pope Francis has donated $500,000 to assist migrants attempting to travel through Mexico, but who are increasingly being impeded by Mexican officials from reaching the U.S. border.

Nicaraguan bishop to leave for Rome as threats against him increase

A Nicaraguan bishop said he will leave the country indefinitely as concerns for his security increase – presumably the product of his criticisms of the Central American nation's president.

Mexican bishops present five objectives for action on clergy abuse

The Mexican bishops' conference has presented an action plan for protecting minors from sexual abuse by clergy and pastoral agents.