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Catholic Sites of Interest in Peru

The nation of Peru is predominantly Catholic….in fact it is about 90% Catholic, making it one of the most Catholic of all countries in South America. It has produced two very famous saints: Saint Rose of Lima and Saint Martin de Porres.

Lima: The capital city of Lima boasts several important shrines, one especially dedicated to the two saints listed above.

The Chapel of Our Lord of the Miracles

Convent of Santo Domingo: Shrine of Saint Rose of Lima and Saint Martin de Porres

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