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Church in Mexico hails election of Archbishop Gomez as USCCB

Church in Mexico hails election of Archbishop Gomez as USCCB

Cuautitlan Izcalli, Mexico, Nov 14, 2019 / 07:01 pm (CNA).- Bishop Alfonso Gerardo Miranda Guardiola, auxiliary bishop of Monterrey, has welcomed the election of Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles as president of this US bishops’ conference, calling it a “eloquent sign” for migrants.

Archbishop Gomez had been elected president for the USCCB Nov. 12 throughout the US bishops’ plenary construction.

Bishop Miranda, the assistant general for the bishops that are mexican conference, told ACI Prensa that on interacting Gomez’ election into the Mexican bishops, “the response ended up being certainly one of applause, joy and emotion on receiving the chaturbate cams headlines about Archbishop Jose Gomez as president regarding the American bishops’ conference. A short while later bishops even arrived as much as me personally and explained these were extremely satisfied with this news.”

The Mexican bishops are holding their assembly that is plenary Nov in Cuautitlan Izcalli.

Bishop Miranda said that “the entire seminar rejoiced with this particular difference fond of a compatriot, a cousin, as well as in my instance, somebody from my hometown.”

The Mexican prelate highlighted that the partnership between your Mexican bishops’ seminar and Archbishop Gomez “has been exceedingly close.”

He additionally noted that Archbishop Gomez has aided the Church in Mexico because of the company regarding the First National Meeting regarding the Protection of Minors, become held in March 2020.

Bishop Miranda stated the Mexican bishops “are really grateful for the,” and emphasized that the election of Archbishop Gomez “is a gesture, is an indication, in numerous methods, toward immigrants, toward Mexicans.”

“It’s a distinction, a gesture … for the value these are typically providing to your community that is hispanic” he said. Continue reading