Peter Claver is the patron of human rights in Colombia. A Spanish Jesuit missionary priest who devoted his apostolic life ministering to African slaves in Cartagena de Indias (Colombia), one of the ports in South America used for slave trading.
Peter became a Jesuit in 1988. He was parish priest of Sacred Heart Edinburgh, before moving to St Ignatius Stamford Hill where was parish priest 2006-2014. He is now on the parish team at St Wilfrid's Preston.