Church in Peru

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Priests cannot live chastity without prayer, cardinal stresses

Oct 17, 2013

Amid news of sexual misconduct by two local bishops, the Archbishop of Lima says chastity is impossible without prayer and... Read more


Tens of thousands turn out for Peruvian pro-life march

Apr 11, 2013

Nearly 30,000 people took part in a demonstration in the northern Peruvian city of Piura on April 6 to voice... Read more


Peruvian archbishop condemns rise in terrorism, drug trafficking

Sep 25, 2012

Archbishop Jose Antonio Eguren of Piura urged Peruvians to pray for the Virgin Mary's intercession, as drug trafficking and terrorism... Read more


Cardinal calls priests to conversion as Year of Faith nears

Sep 24, 2012

Cardinal Juan Luis Cipriani of Lima, Peru said the Year of Faith decreed by Pope Benedict XVI should be a... Read more