.- This week the spokesman for the Argentinean Bishopsâ Conference, Father Jorge Oesterheld, noted that the bishops are concerned about the increase in the country's criminal activity.
According to the AICA news agency, Fr. Oesterheld added that the Argentinean bishops desire âto work for reconciliation in the country, so all can live together in peace.â
He also underscored that the climate of insecurity is âwithout a doubt one of the great sorrows of Argentineans and of the Church.â
Father Oesterheldâs comments came as the executive committee of the bishopsâ conference met to listen to reports from the bishopsâ committees on Faith and Culture, Social Ministries, the Family and the Laity.