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The Jesus companythe Conference of the Mexican Episcopate (CEM)the Catholic Multimedia Center (CCM) and the Archdiocese of Chihuahua condemned the murders of the Jesuit priests Javier Campos-Morales Y Joaquin Mora Salazarperpetrated on Monday in a temple in Cerocahuiin the Chihuahuan municipality of Urique.

On Twitter, the Superior General of the Society of Jesus, Father Arturo Sosapublic: “I am shocked and saddened by this news. My thoughts and prayers are with the Jesuits in Mexico and with the families of the men. We have to end the violence in our world and so much unnecessary suffering.”

Meanwhile, in a statement released on social networks, the Mexican province of the religious order demanded justice, as well as the recovery of the bodieswhich the criminals took away, and warned that its members will not be silent “Faced with the reality that lacerates the entire society. We will continue to be present and working for the mission of justice, reconciliation and peace through our pastoral, educational and social works”.

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Also, he demanded that “Immediately” all protective measures are adopted to safeguard the lives of religious, laity and the entire population in said locality.

Rogelio Cabrera Lopezarchbishop of Monterrey, Nuevo León, and president of the CEM, as well as Ramon Castro Castrobishop of Cuernavaca and secretary general of the episcopal body, expressed their “deep pain and indignation” for said homicides and demanded a “prompt investigation and security for the community and all the priests in the country.”

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The CCM maintained that these crimes are added “to the large number of murders in recent months in Mexico” and added that “there are already seven” priests murdered in the country so far this six-year term, which “He continues to place him as one of the most dangerous to exercise the priestly exercise.”

While, Gustavo Sanchez Prietospokesman for the Archdiocese of Chihuahuaaffirmed that what happened is another “Another expression of an absurd and irrational, criminal violence that takes the lives of so many people, makes the lives of families bitter and fills our populations with insecurity.”

The federal government reproached: “How long do we have to put up with this in Mexico? Even when? The question also goes to the brothers who kill. We have despised God and human life, which is his gift.

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