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Fr José Miguel Machorro was attacked in Mexico Metropolitan Cathedral in May

The group said it was for ‘every torture and murder in the name of your God!’

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Father Miguel Angel Machorro was stabbed three times at Mexico City’s Metropolitan Cathedral

Gabriela Ramos said the religiosity of countries such as Mexico and Poland contributed to general levels of happiness

Cardinal Joseph Tobin led a rally last month in support of Catalino Guerrero

The five nations with the most Catholics are Brazil, Mexico, Philippines, the United States and Italy

The priest, kidnapped on Tuesday, has now been released unharmed

An estimated 32 priests have been slain in Mexico since 2006