May 6, 2013
A woman prays at the casket of Auxiliary Bishop Juan Gerardi Conedera in observance of the 15th anniversary of his murder before it is moved to a new crypt at the cathedral in Guatemala City April 25. Gerardi was murdered April 26, 1998, two days after releasing a report blaming the Guatemalan military for a majority of the 200,000 deaths and human rights violations that occurred during Guatemala's 36-year civil war.

CNS PHOTO | JORGE DAN LOPEZ, REUTERS

Murdered bishop

A woman prays at the casket of Auxiliary Bishop Juan Gerardi Conedera in observance of the 15th anniversary of his murder before it is moved to a new crypt at the cathedral in Guatemala City April 25.

Gerardi was murdered April 26, 1998, two days after releasing a report blaming the Guatemalan military for a majority of the 200,000 deaths and human rights violations that occurred during Guatemala's 36-year civil war.