News Peru » People: In Peru, he also spoke out against political corruption in the region and dangers to indigenous people.
In Peru, he also spoke out against political corruption in the region and dangers to indigenous people.
News Peru » People: 1,500-year-old ruins shed light on Peru's mysterious Moche people
The two rooms unearthed at the Huaca Limón de Ucupe monument, an archaeological site in the country's northern Lambayeque region, are thought to have been used by the Moche for political debates and feasts. A staircase leads up to one room, the banquet ...
News Peru » People: Pope holds huge outdoor mass in front of 200,000 worshipers to console flood-hit people of northern Peru and condemn community violence
Pope Francis has held a huge outdoor mass - attended by about 200,000 people - in a northern coastal region of Peru struggling to rebuild in the wake of devastating floods last year. The Pontiff consoled Peruvians who lost their homes and livelihoods ...
News Peru » People: Pope in Peru: Young people, the heart can’t be “photoshopped”, because that’s where real love is found
At the Angelus in the Plaza de Armas, Pope Francis calls on young people to follow Jesus with all of themselves, without discouragement, in the example of St. Martin of Porres, the half-caste saint. Silent prayer for peace in the Republic of the Congo.
News Peru » People: Pope Francis visits northern Peru to console thousands of flood-hit people
Pope Francis has visited the Peruvian seaside town of Trujillo, a region still healing from devastating floods that took place a year ago. The area of northern Peru is frequently affected by El Nino storms, was hit last year by flooding that killed more ...
News Peru » People: Pope in Peru to Children and Amazonian People: Be a Light of Hope, and Look to Mary
PUERTO MALDONADO, Peru — Speaking to children at a home for orphaned and abandoned children on Friday, Pope Francis said they have much to offer the world by being themselves and sharing their experiences. “The world needs you, young men and women ...
News Peru » People: Pope in Peru: Don’t just protect the Amazon, protect its people
Puerto Maldonado, Peru, Jan 19, 2018 / 09:16 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Speaking to members of Peru's indigenous Amazonian communities Friday, Pope Francis said that contrary to the consumerist mentality that places material objects above the good of the people ...
News Peru » People: Striving to invest in people: Peru’s success in overcoming its stunting crisis
Claudia and Olga have reasons to be proud. These two women, together with several parents in their community, started a revolution 16 years ago. They made clear that a child’s fate does not have to be determined by her birth place or socioeconomic status.
News Peru » People: Peru’s Indigenous People Look for an Ally in Pope Francis
After lengthy treks through the muddy Amazon, indigenous men, women and children will greet Pope Francis on Friday in a visit to the world’s largest rainforest that native leaders hope will mark a turning point for the increasingly threatened ecosystem.
News Peru » People: Pope to champion indigenous people on Chile, Peru trip
Vatican City (AFP) - Pope Francis is expected to defend persecuted indigenous people during a trip to Chile and Peru next week that also aims to boost a flagging local Catholic church hit by child sex scandals. The Argentine's 22nd trip abroad and sixth to ...