AMERICA/PERU - New website guides the faithful Peruvians in the Year of Faith
Lima (Agenzia Fides) - To celebrate the start of the Year of Faith, the Peruvian Episcopal Conference offers the faithful a website dedicated entirely to the Year of Faith. This new virtual space has a range of information to live to the full the Year which has just begun. With an introduction and a video of His Exc. Mgr. Salvador Piñeiro, Archbishop of Ayacucho and President of the Peruvian Episcopal Conference, the site explains the importance of this celebration in a multimedia manner. Also visitors can find and download various documents, such as the Apostolic Letter Porta Fidei, with which the Pope proclaimed the Year of Faith, the Vatican decree granting a plenary indulgence for the Year of Faith, the Holy Father’s homilies, various documents and pastoral letters of the Bishops of Peru. One can also find links to the latest events related to the Year of Faith in Peru. (CE) (Agenzia Fides 25/10/2012)
- 2014-07-26 - 193 years of independent and Catholic life
- 2014-07-07 - The President receives requests to stop the law on therapeutic abortion
- 2014-07-04 - School conditions for poor Ashaninkas children
- 2014-07-02 - Legislation for therapeutic abortion is "immoral, unconstitutional and illegal"
- 2014-06-23 - Disabled children integrated in public schools in the south-west area of the Country
- 2014-06-13 - Denunciation of the Bishop of Puerto Maldonado for the violent intervention of the police against the miners
- 2014-05-27 - The Bishop of Chimbote: "to link all to criminality is just junk journalism"
- 2014-05-17 - Ceramic workshop in prison, with the help of the local Church
- 2014-04-16 - Small producers of pineapple take a step forward in the domestic market, with the support of Caritas
- 2014-04-02 - More than 600 former child workers have started school in the province of Chiclayo