Asunción, Paraguay
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“Asunción, Paraguay,” Liahona, September 2021

The Church Is Here

Asunción, Paraguay


Photograph of street in Asunción by Christian Molina

Asunción is one of the oldest cities in South America. Home to about two million people, it is also the site of a temple. The first convert in Paraguay was baptized in 1948. Today the Church in this country has:

96,114 members

134 congregations

2 missions

Across the Generations


In the village of Comunidad Tovacón, Walter and Rosaria Flores enjoyed visits from their grandchildren. Since this photo was taken, however, Walter has passed away. “We are blessed to know that the gospel provides a way for families to be together for eternity,” Rosaria says.