Leader of La Luz Del Mundo charged with child rape

Leader of La Luz Del Mundo charged with child rape

The leader and self-proclaimed apostle of La Luz del Mundo, a Mexico-based church with branches in the US, has been charged with human trafficking and child rape. Joaquín García and a follower of the church, 24-year-old Susana Medina Oaxaca, were arrested Monday after landing at Los Angeles International Airport. García, 50, faces 26 counts of felony charges.

Simone
Simone
Watheverable GRAMPS
Watheverable GRAMPS 7 months

A cult is actually a cynical attempt to make money and abuse children? I'm "shocked". Lock them up until judgment day!

Turn N Burn
Turn N Burn 7 months

If this is true, it would be the most abominable act ever, on so many levels. (I have never heard of this church prior to reading this story.)

Miles O'Brien
Miles O'Brien 7 months

I guess religious extremism isn't limited to muslims anymore. Christianity is just another excuse to organize illegal behavior. Maybe it's time to stop quoting bible verses here and look at the reality. Religious fervor is just a mask for the truly divisive force that organized religion has become in our society.

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