Reverend Patrick Flores

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San Antonio Archdiocese

In 1970, Mr. Flores became the first Mexican American in the hierarchy of the U.S. Catholic Church. Today he leads more than 700,000 Catholics in his archdiocese and heads the 14 dioceses in Texas, the largest province of dioceses in the country. He served as chairman of the Church in Latin America Committee of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops and on the Hispanic Census Committee. Facebook Linkedin Twitter RSS Feed Email Alerts & Newsletters