Eduardo Berdejo

Eduardo Berdejo

Eduardo Berdejo has a Journalism degree from the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos (Peru). He has been a member of the ACI Prensa team since 2001. He has covered Pope Francis' visits to Cuba, Mexico, Colombia, and Peru. He also holds a diploma in Comparative Literature from the University of Piura (Peru) and has completed the Comprehensive Course on Style Correction at the Lima Publishing School (Peru).

Articles by Eduardo Berdejo

Priest: Cuban government threatening religious who express opinion on country’s situation

Jul 24, 2023 / 12:30 pm

Father Alberto Reyes recently stated that members of the Church who denounce the injustices that occur in the country get calls and threats.

Church in Colombia to collaborate with government in search for remains of ‘disappeared’

Jul 4, 2023 / 10:00 am

The Colombian Bishops’ Conference will formally collaborate in the search for disappeared persons as a result of the guerrilla warfare in the country.

Deacon and layman wounded in armed attack in Colombia

Jul 3, 2023 / 16:30 pm

A deacon who is set to be ordained a priest next month and a layman were wounded early Sunday morning in Colombia.

Inter-American Court of Human Rights demands immediate release of Nicaraguan Bishop Álvarez

Jul 3, 2023 / 16:00 pm

In its June 27 ruling the IACHR also required the Nicaraguan government to report on the bishop’s situation by July 7 at the latest.

Report vindicates Cuba movement’s claim that Castro regime murdered their leader

Jun 15, 2023 / 17:00 pm

On June 12, the IACHR published a report on the deaths of two Catholic dissidents who died in 2012 after the car they were riding in crashed.

Cuban priest: 64 years is enough to prove the Cuban revolution didn’t work

May 31, 2023 / 14:25 pm

The priest pointed out that during these decades what has happened in Cuba is a precariousness of life and an increase in “the desire to escape.”

Church in Bogotá and Bergamo join together to help drug addicts recover

May 18, 2023 / 12:45 pm

The Church in Bergamo, Italy, and Bogotá, Colombia, have recently joined together to help people who have fallen into drug addiction to recover.

25,000 turn out for March for Life in Mexico City to demand an end to abortion

May 2, 2023 / 16:00 pm

Abortion was legalized in the Mexican capital in 2007.

Bishops of Chile and Peru call for dialogue to resolve migratory crisis at border

May 1, 2023 / 15:00 pm

For the last two weeks, hundreds of migrants — mostly Venezuelans but also Colombians and Haitians — have been trying to leave Chile and enter Peru.

Cuban bishops present vision for country in meeting with communist government

May 1, 2023 / 14:00 pm

The bishops presented to the communist government “their criteria and vision regarding the reality that the Cuban people are experiencing.”

680 babies saved during 40 Days for Life spring Lenten campaign

Apr 28, 2023 / 13:00 pm

The international organization said 23,528 children have been rescued since the initiative began in 2007.

Priest says Church in Cuba in position to propose transition from communism to free society

Apr 23, 2023 / 08:00 am

In recent months, the economic and social situation has worsened in Cuba, where 72% of the inhabitants live below the poverty line.

The last diplomat from the Vatican leaves Nicaragua

Mar 20, 2023 / 17:00 pm

The chargé d'affaires of the Apostolic Nunciature in Nicaragua, Monsignor Marcel Diouf, left the Central American country March 17.

Cuban bishops ask the faithful to pray for the Church in Nicaragua on Ash Wednesday

Feb 22, 2023 / 16:00 pm

“In fraternal communion with our Nicaraguan brothers and sisters, we invite the Cuban Catholic faithful to pray for that suffering Church and people,” the bishops said.

Vandal destroys statue of the Virgin Mary in Colombia

Jan 5, 2023 / 16:00 pm

The statue, which stood in a small brick grotto at the entrance to the town of Sopó in the Cundinamarca district of Colombia, was destroyed early Wednesday.

Pope Francis: Resignation already signed ‘in case of medical impediment’

Dec 17, 2022 / 20:45 pm

In a recent interview, Pope Francis said he has signed his resignation in case his health prevents him from continuing to lead the Catholic Church.

Mexican bishops defend the presence of Christian symbols on public property

Nov 8, 2022 / 09:24 am

On Nov. 9, a court will study a legal challenge that seeks to prohibit the placement of “decorative objects in allusion to the ‘birth of Jesus Christ’ on public property.”

Cuban dissident leader accuses dictatorship of sinking boat carrying migrants

Nov 4, 2022 / 14:36 pm

A boat from Miami that made a run to pick up a group of Cuban migrants sank when it was struck Oct. 29 by a Cuban coast guard vessel.

Mass in Ecuador to be offered for babies lost in miscarriage or as newborns

Oct 28, 2022 / 17:00 pm

On Nov. 1 the Archdiocese of Guayaquil will offer a Mass for children lost in miscarriage or as newborns.

Cuba threatens citizens to keep them from joining demonstrations

Oct 21, 2022 / 11:30 am

Eduardo Cardet, coordinator of the Christian Liberation Movement, charged that the residents of Velasco, a town in the Cuban province of Holguín, are being threatened with jail to prevent them from continuing to participate in demonstrations.