Nicaraguan bishops end role as mediators in national dialogue

Nicaragua's bishops have suspended their participation as mediators and witnesses in a national dialogue, citing a "lack of consensus among the parties" on resolving the political crisis engulfing the Central American country.

Nicaraguan bishops denounce death threats against one of their own

The Nicaraguan bishops' conference has denounced death threats against an outspoken bishop who has opposed corruption and supported students in the protests consuming the country.

Church mediates Nicaraguan talks; bishop urges Ortega to change tactics

A Nicaraguan bishop urged the country's embattled president to "reconsider" his repression tactics as the country convulses with protests against corruption and authoritarian rule. 

Mexican bishops promise new pastoral approach, accompanying people

The Mexican bishops' conference pledged to pursue a pastoral vision in which the church is close to the needs of the people, prioritizes the poor and speaks prophetically.

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