Bolivia: Alleluia! Christ is risen! Alleluia!

on 22 Apr, 2017
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Chulumani Sud Yungas - La Paz (Bolivia), 04/17/2017, Sr. María Magdalena Rojas Hoyos.- In Villa Remedios, a Community, part of the Region of Chulumani Sud Yungas, La Paz, Bolivia, celebrated Easter Sunday, on April 16, in a fraternal gathering which included Civil Authorities, Education and Health Institutions, as well as, Catechists and their respective communities.

This Paschal Celebration starts with a procession carrying the Cross, praying for families, youth, young adults, children and the elderly. REJECTION of the law on abortion, which is being proposed for approval in Bolivia, was highlighted. Then, there was the concelebrated Eucharist by four priests, followed by an invitation from the community to all those participating to a delicious lunch. In the afternoon, those attending could enjoy and appreciate the richness of their cultural dances prepared by the Institutions and the community groups participating.