When Pope Benedict XVI arrives in Mexico, he will be greeted by a changing religious landscape in Latin America and the also the Mexican capital.
Mexico City residents have been struggling to reconcile their views on social issues such as abortion, same-sex marriage and divorce, with the church's long-held principles.
In fact, there is growing criticism of perceptions of clerical impositions by a growing number of Mexican Catholics.
Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Mexico City.
Source: Al Jazeera