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Archdiocese of Louisville

The Southern Cross - Diocese San Diego


Tuesday, 26 April - 3:00 – 3:30 pm

Why are we here, at the Raíces y Alas Congress.

With Bishop Jorge Lozano, General Secretary of CELAM, Latin American Bishops Council,
Elisabeth Román, president of NCCHM and national coordinator of Raíces y Alas,
and Antonio Guzmán, member of the board of LaRED, National Catholic Network de Pastoral Juvenil Hispana.

Wednesday, 27 April - 1:00 pm

In front of the Capitol (Triangle for Press Conferences)

With Bishop Mario Dorsonville, Chair of the Migration Committee, USCCB,

Dr. Emilce Cuda, Secretary of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America, Holy See,

Elisabeth Román, President of the National Catholic Council for Hispanic Ministry,

and a DREAMER.

Thursday, 28 April - 4:00 - 4:30 pm

Priority Social Justice: Christian Commitment to Social Justice

With Bishop Mario Dorsonville, Chair of the Committee on Migration - USCCB,
Archbishop Jorge Lozano, former president or the committee of Social Ministry of the Argentinean Episcopate and General Secretary of CELAM, Latin American Bishops Council,

Roberto Navarro, CRS, relationship with the Church and Erika Fernández Navarro, Fuerzas Unidas, Gamaliel, CA.

Thursday, 28 April - 11:00 - 11:30 am

Priority Family: The joy of love

With Julia Dezelski, Assistant Director – Marriage and Family Life - USCCB,

William Becerra, Diocese of Joliet, Dania Sánchez, Diocese of Dallas and Yazmin Malone, Diocese of Austin.

Friday, 29 April - 11:45 am - 12:15 pm

Priority Pastoral Juvenil Hispana - Decade of the Youth

With bishop Joseph Espaillat, the youngest bishop of US,

Karla Miranda, influencer and líder of youth ministry,

and María José Centurión, vice-president of SIGNIS ALC, Latin America and the Caribbean and President - SIGNIS Talent + Ad Hoc Committee: Young communicators worldwide.

Friday, 29 April - 4:00 - 4:30 pm

Priority Pastoral Formation

With Dr. Susana Nuin, Director of Cebitepal, the Pastoral and Theological formation center of CELAM.

Fr. Pushpa Antonysamy, National Director of the Schoenstatt Movement, and two young women: Luisa Arumi Ortiz y Jocelyn Alcala Gómez.

Press contact:
Enrique Soros

2026 South Blue Island Ave.
Chicago, IL 60608
United States

National Catholic Council for Hispanic Ministry

Consejo Nacional Católico para el Ministerio Hispano