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Nicaraguan Cardinal Leopoldo Brenes Solorzano of Managua prays as he celebrates Mass at the Metropolitan Cathedral July 31, 2021. As the country marks a bicentennial Sept. 15, church leaders say "the political and social situation must not continue the same." (CNS photo/Maynor Valenzuela, Reuters)
Nicaraguan Cardinal Leopoldo Brenes Solorzano of Managua prays as he celebrates Mass at the Metropolitan Cathedral July 31, 2021. As the country marks a bicentennial Sept. 15, church leaders say "the political and social situation must not continue the sa