SAN NICOLAS DE LOS ARROYOS, Argentina (RNS) Once a month, thousands of devout Catholics descend on this city, where an uneducated resident said she began seeing visions of the Virgin Mary on Sept. 25, 1983.
CHR Comment: Gladys Motta is now more than 80 years old and says she has received over 1800 visions from the Virgin Mary and 68 from Jesus. In addition to building the shrine, devotees are now publishing the content of Motta’s visions.
Source: Church confirms Argentine apparitions as ‘supernatural’
An official in the former government of President Cristina Fernandez was arrested on Tuesday as he allegedly tried to hide millions in dollars and other currencies at an Argentine monastery.
CHR Comment: The monastery is Our Lady of the Rosary of Fatima. The money was not received by the nuns who live at the monastery but by another corrupt official.
Source: Ex-Argentina official arrested over cash bags at monastery