Aleteia

Peru

Friar Thomas, the Dominican founder of “America’s first university”

Founded 469 years ago, the National University of San Marcos in Lima, Peru, is also the oldest continuously operating university in the New World.

Dancing for the Christ Child, Peruvians continue to celebrate Christmas

Hatajo de Negritos and Hatajo de Pallitas were recognized as a cultural treasure by UNESCO.

The surprising works of art in Peru’s Cusco Cathedral 

Much of its 16th-century art represents Catholic themes with Incan symbolism.. 

4 Inspiring saints from Peru

The South American country was the home of these amazing holy men and women.

The Lord of Miracles

Photo of the Day: November 7, 2017

A Pacific sunset

Photo of the Day: August 1, 2017