Tag: graven idol worship

New Mexico archbishop denounces ‘Santa Muerte’ (Our Lady of Holy Death). What about denouncing Our Lady Queen of Heaven? The condemnation of false idols. Which one? Or both? U.S. Catholic officials have been reluctant to denounce either one.

New Mexico archbishop again denounces ‘Santa Muerte’ ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A New Mexico archbishop is renewing his call for Catholics to stop worshipping the skeleton folk saint known as La Santa Muerte, or “Our Lady of Holy Death,” saying he fears some mistakenly believe the Grim Reaper-like figure is […]