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Peru Faith Leaders Pray Virtually

Peru President Martín Vizcarra presents prayers in nationwide broadcast

Religious leaders of The Interreligious Council of Peru: Religions for Peace recently joined in a virtual prayer for the country's health care workers, employees, law enforcement, volunteers and everyone impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic around the world. Elder Enrique Falabella, president of the South America Northwest Area of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, also participated.

Martín Vizcarra, the president of Peru, presented the virtual prayer in a nationwide broadcast on April 7, 2020. The following video includes excerpts of the prayers.


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