May 2012

  • 'Freedom is Our Lives'

    by David Naglieri

    A new major motion picture, For Greater Glory, tells the epic, untold story of the Cristero War and a nation’s quest for religious liberty.

  • The Untold Story of the Knights during the Cristiada

    by María de Lourdes Ruiz Scaperlanda

    Standing with the Church against anti-clerical laws, Mexican Knights of Columbus endured violent persecution in the 1920s.

  • A Mother's Words

    by Brian Caulfield

    Our Lady of Guadalupe teaches the power and importance of a mother’s love.

  • The Voice for Religious Freedom Knows No Border

    by Maureen Walther and Jennifer Daigle

    In the 1920s, U.S. Knights stood in solidarity with their Mexican brothers for religious freedom.

  • 'A Pilgrim of Faith, Hope and Love'

    by Columbia Staff

    A selection of excerpts from Pope Benedict XVI’s addresses and homilies during his apostolic visit to Mexico and Cuba.

  • Our First, Most Cherished Liberty

    by United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

    A statement on religious liberty from the U.S. bishops.

  • What Mexico Teaches Us

    by Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson

    The witness of Knights during the persecution of the Church in Mexico provides lessons as we defend religious freedom today.

  • In Our Founder's Footsteps

    by Supreme Chaplain Bishop William E. Lori

    With my new assignment, I will be constantly reminded of Father McGivney’s mission and our religious heritage.

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  • From the Archives

    by Columbia Staff

    A 1923 article written by W. F. Buckley about Mexico's expulsion of Monsignor Ernesto Filippi, the Vatican's apostolic delegate. Also a series of other articles on the situation in Mexico from November 1926.