The National Assembly still has to approve the order. However, President Ortega’s Sandinista National Liberation Front political party holds 75 out of the 90 seats, so it is expected to be approved.
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Auxiliary Bishop Silvio Jose Baez Ortega decries the persecution of the Catholic Church under the dictatorship of Daniel Ortega.
The report notes that in 2018 there were 46 attacks against the Catholic Church, including a mob entering the Managua Cathedral, death threats against Nicaraguan priests, and the desecration of different churches.
The regime has arrested journalists, activists, novelists, and businessmen, and more than 100,000 Nicaraguans have emigrated.
The Holy Father reassured the faithful on Sunday: ‘Dear brothers and sisters in Nicaragua, I am near you and am praying for you.’
The chapel houses a 382-year-old image of the Blood of Christ, a depiction of Jesus Christ crucified..
Lesther Alemán said he plans to attend the U.S. State Department’s Ministerial July 16-17 to bring awareness to the struggle for human rights in his country.
The approved apparitions of Cuapa resonated with the basic messages of Our Lady at Fatima to remind people of their necessity.