Rev. Adita Torres Lescano+
It is with deep sadness that we pray at the death of Pastor Adita Torres Lescano, Pastor-President of the Lutheran Church of Peru.
Her death occurred on August 10, 2020, in Lima, Peru.
Rev. Adita Torres was a faithful servant in her Church and Lutheran communion, a true leader supporting the commitment of the Church in gender justice, sexual diversities, human rights, environmental justice, youth leadership. She has been a leader of a global Church.
We pray for life and ministry:
Our God, creator, and sustainer receive our prayers for our dear Pastor Adita Torres.
We thank you for the gifts of love, communion, and companionship shared with her for so many years.
Give us grace now to accept our pain, we entrust Adita to your compassionate care.
God accompany Adita's family and supports the congregations and the pastors and leaders of the Lutheran Church of Peru.
Strengthen us in this time of the pandemic, and help us continue to serve you and care for one another.
In our fragility, we put our lives in your hands, trusting in your certain promises, through Jesus Christ, our Savior, and Lord.