Cynthia Perez

Cynthia Perez

Articles by Cynthia Perez

Puerto Rican bishops encourage participation in march against gender ideology

Aug 5, 2021 / 16:30 pm

The bishops in Puerto Rico have encouraged participation in a march against gender ideology, a citizen initiative in response to the upcoming launch of the "gender perspective curriculum" announced by the territorial government.

Venezuelan bishops to address country's situation during plenary assembly

Jul 7, 2021 / 16:19 pm

The Venezuelan bishops’ plenary assembly, being held July 7-9, will address the country’s situation, as well as pastoral concerns.

As coronavirus spikes in Cuba, bishop calls for prayer to end pandemic

Jul 1, 2021 / 17:01 pm

Bishop Juan de Dios Hernández Ruiz of Pinar del Río on Wednesday called on the faithful to pray that through the intercession of Our Lady of Charity the COVID-19 pandemic, which has seen a sharp rise in Cuba, would come to an end. 

Costa Rican bishop calls Catholics to witness to faith in public life

Jun 17, 2021 / 16:38 pm

The Bishop of Ciudad Quesada on Tuesday called on the faithful not to hide their faith in private, but to live it publicly and to share it with others, following the teaching of the Catholic Church.

Widowed deacon in Argentina ordained a priest

Jun 7, 2021 / 15:19 pm

Luis Avagliano served as a permanent deacon for 27 years, but after the death of his wife almost seven years ago he felt God's call to be “the father of many more children”, and was ordained a priest March 19.

Relic of Venezuela's 'doctor of the poor' tours hospitals

May 10, 2021 / 19:19 pm

A relic of Blessed José Gregorio Hernández Cisneros, known as the doctor of the poor, is being brought to hospitals and clinics in Ciudad Bolívar to bring hope to the sick and healthcare personnel amid the COVID-19 pandemic.