Alejandro Bermúdez Rosel

Alejandro Bermúdez Rosell He was born in Lima (Peru), on December 19, 1960; by Salvador Luis Bermúdez (+2008) and Marta Rosell Navalles, the third of six brothers.

Education:

  • Primary and Secondary in the Italian School “Antonio Raimondi” of Lima
  • Bachelor of Philosophy at the Pontifical and Civil Faculty of Lima (1977-1979)
  • Bachelor of Communication Sciences at the University of Lima (1980-1985)

Work experience:

  •  Editor of the Catholic Agency ACI-Prensa (1982-1987)
  • Professor of Social Doctrine of the Church and Sociology of Religion in the University Catholic Marcellin Champagnat of Lima (1983-1985)
  • News editor of ACI Press (1985-1987) – Editor of the weekly National Catholic Register (Los Angeles, California) (1987)
  • Director of ACI Press (1987-) – Host of the radio program “Criterios” of Radio Católica Mundial
  • EWTN. – News commentator of the weekly television program “EWTN Noticias.”
  • Correspondent for Latin America of the weekly Our Sunday Visitor.
  • Director of the daily podcast “Punto de Vista”
  • Director of the Catholic News Agency (2004-).
  • Driver of the weekly program “Cara a Cara” at EWTN in Spanish.

Publications:

  • “The Future of Social Communication in the Church,” DECOS-CELAM, Bogotá, 1989
  • “Catholic Social Communications in Latin America,” UCIP, Geneva, 1990
  • “The Eight Evil Spirits” (Translation to Spanish), Life and Spirituality, Lima, 1989
  • “I Survived Abortion”, Planeta-Testimonio, Madrid, 2000
  • English translator of the book “On Heaven and Earth” from Card. Jorge Mario Bergoglio (Pope Francis)
  • “Francis Our Brother, Our Friend” (Ignatius Press, 2013)

Awards:

  • “Media in your Continent Award” – UCIP (1989)
  • “North-South Friendship Award” – Government of Germany (1989)
  • “International Media Award” – UCIP (1992) – Medal “Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice” granted by Pope Benedict XVI (2010)

Alejandro Bermúdez is a perpetual Profeso, and lives in a Sodalicio community of Christian Life in Denver (Colorado, United States). The SVC is a Life Society Apostolic of Pontifical Right founded in Peru in 1971.