The Cristeros Protest Anti Catholic Law

From The Collection:  ‘Socialism Kills’  by Theresa Marie Moreau

“We ask for for a repeal of Decree 62 that humiliates us”    they ask on April 19, 1926

In Tlalpajahua  the Cristeros are protesting Decree 62 that outlawed Mass and the Sacraments.

Priests became enemies of the state during the Cristero War 1926 to 1929

It was a civil revolt in Mexico against  the anti Catholic policies of the Mexican Government.

Countless faithful were martyred and 4,000 Catholic Priests