Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 4:05 pm (Updated: May 19, 5:43 pm)
“Spontaneous combustion of grassroots politics is the future.”
— Dick Morris
Mexico won its independence from Spain in 1821. Now that Mexico had control of the church, it began to call back all missionaries from El Norte. This move left just a handful of priests to hold mass throughout the many villages. Most rural villages went up to a year without seeing a priest from the Catholic church.
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