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Fr Arturo Sosa Abascal has clashed with the ‘tyrannical’ regime in Venezuela (CNS)

The Church tilts south

With both the Pope and the Jesuit superior general now hailing from Latin America, the centre of Catholic gravity has truly shifted

President Enrique Pena Nieto wants to legalise same-sex marriage in Mexico (AP)

The country’s president is seeking to make changes to the constitution in favour of same-sex marriage

Bertha Isabel Zuniga Caceres, daughter of  murder victim (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)

Berta Cáceres’s family ask US authorities to push the Honduran government to set up an independent investigation

Pope Francis delivers his Angelus address from his window overlooking St Peter's Square yesterday (AP)

Pontiff urges Central American nations to show ‘generosity’ towards migrants seeking to enter United States

Migrants from Guatemala deported from the US arrive at La Aurora International Airport in Guatemala City  (CNS)

‘I wish to call attention to the tens of thousands of children that emigrate alone,’ says Francis