Born July 11, 1943 in Bayamo, Cuba; ordained June 24, 1972 for the Jesuit Province of the Antilles.
Began service in the Archdiocese of Miami in January 1998, as a member of the faculty at Belen Jesuit Preparatory School; taught there until 2006 and then again from 2008 to 2012.
Served at Gesu Church in downtown Miami and at St. Kieran Parish, Miami.
Received Pro-Ecclesia et Pontifice (For the Church and the Pope) Cross, the highest honor awarded by the Vatican, in March 2013.
Frequent contributor to El Nuevo Herald and La Voz Católica.
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