- Sep 18, 2020
It does not matter if it is in a demonstration against the International Monetary Fund or to support a small displaced indigenous community, Spanish Jesuit Francisco de Paula Oliva, 90, will be there.
Three Paraguayan judges who gave a Catholic priest convicted of abusing a 14-year-old a light sentence have been suspended, authorities said Wednesday.
With the help of the Migrant and Refugee Section of the Vatican Dicastery for the Promotion of Integral Human Development, eight bishops’ conferences in Latin America have joined efforts to assist Venezuelans in transit through or settling in their home countries.
More than 60,000 people are expected to attend the June 23 beatification Mass of Maria Felicia Guggiari Echeverria at the General Pablo Rojas Stadium in Asuncion, the Paraguayan capital.
Thousands of Paraguayan pilgrims traveled Dec. 8 to the Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of Miracles of Caacupe, about 35 miles from Asuncion. Some walked hundreds of miles from cities and towns in the South American country to the city Pope Francis visited in 2015.
Over one hundred couples who had been living together but were not yet married celebrated their marriages in the Asunción Cathedral in Paraguay Nov. 15.