Peter Poreku Cardinal Dery † Peter Poreku Cardinal Dery †
Archbishop Emeritus of Tamale
May 10, 1918
Mar 24, 2006
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English May 13, 2015
Process begins to make Cardinal Dery a saint
An inauguration of the beatification and canonization process of late Peter Cardinal Porekuu Dery has taken place at the Our Lady of Apostles Catholic Cathedral in Tamale as a first step towards canonization and permitting public veneration.
English Apr 05, 2008
Tamale Residents Will Not Forget Cardinal Dery
Residents of the Tamale metropolis, particularly Catholics will forever have fond memories of the late Archbishop Emeritus of Tamale, His Eminence Peter Cardinal Porekuu Dery.
English Apr 02, 2008
Cardinal Dery laid to rest
The mortal remains of Peter Cardinal Porekuu Dery were on Tuesday, April 1, 2008, laid to rest at the OLA Catholic Cathedral in Tamale.
English Mar 11, 2008
Cardinal Dery passes away
The retired Catholic Archbishop of Tamale, His Eminence Peter Cardinal Poreku Dery, is dead. He passed away at the age of 89 at his residence in Tamale on March 6, 2008, Ghana’s 51st Independence anniversary.
English Mar 11, 2008
Pope Mourns Late Cardinal Dery, "A Prayerful, Devoted Pastor"
Cardinal Peter Poreku Dery, the retired archbishop of Tamale, who died Thursday, was a "devoted pastor" who left behind a "shining legacy of prayer," Pope Benedict said.
French Mar 10, 2008
Hommage de Benoît XVI au défunt cardinal Peter Poreku Dery
Un cardinal engagé pour la formation des laïcs.
Italian Mar 10, 2008
E' morto il cardinale ghanese Peter Poreku Dery: aveva 89 anni.
Il cordoglio del Papa.
English Mar 10, 2008
Ghanaian cardinal, known for dedication to poor, dies at age 89
Ghanaian Cardinal Peter Poreku Dery, known for his pastoral dedication and concern for the poor, died March 6. He was 89.
English Jul 03, 2006
Cardinal Dery Charges Mustapha Ali
The Archbishop Emeritus of Tamale, Peter Cardinal Porekuu Dery has advised the new Northern Regional Minister, Alhaji Mustapha Iddrisu Ali to despise all passions and political feelings and stamp firmly on his authority to control the affairs of the region effectively. This he said would bridge the vast gab between the north and the other parts of the country.
English Jun 15, 2006
Cardinal Dery Hails Women
Cardinal Peter Poreku Dery, Archbishop Emeritus of Tamale, has extolled the virtues of women, describing them as generous, kind and caring.
English Apr 27, 2006
Cardinal Dery arrives in Tamale
A large congregation of Catholic faithful in Tamale on Tuesday turned out on motorcycles, cars and trucks to meet His Eminence Peter Cardinal Porekuu Dery at Datoyili, a village seven miles from the Metropolis, to give him a rousing welcome to Tamale.
English Apr 21, 2006
Cardinal Dery call on Kufuor
His Eminence Peter Cardinal Dery has called for closer partnership between the Church and the State in the shared vision of promoting development through education.
English Mar 30, 2006
Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission congratulates Cardinal Dery
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission on Friday congratulated Most Reverend Peter Derry, Former Archbishop of Tamale, on his elevation to the position of Cardinal by his Holiness Pope Benedict XV1.
English Mar 01, 2006
Ghana Gets 2nd Cardinal
Archbishop Emeritus Peter Poreku Dery 88, has been elevated to the status of Cardinal by Pope Benedict XVI, the first such appointment by the Pope since his enthronement last May.
English Feb 28, 2006
Peter Dery now cardinal
Most Reverend George Kochery, Apostolic Nuncio to Ghana has announced that Pope Benedict XVI has elevated the Most Reverend Peter Poreku Dery, former Archbishop of Tamale, to the rank of Cardinal.
French Feb 25, 2006
Un nouveau cardinal africain, Mgr Dery
Parmi les trois cardinaux de plus de 80 ans - et donc non-électeurs - choisis par le pape Benoît XVI, Mgr Peter Poreku Dery est le seul africain.
English Feb 24, 2006
Archbishop Dery elevated to Cardinal
Pope Benedict XVI has elevated the Most Reverend Peter Poreku Dery, former Archbishop of Tamale, to the rank of Cardinal, Most Reverend George Kochery, Apostolic Nuncio to Ghana, announced yesterday, Wednesday.
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