ARCHBISHOP JOSÉ H. GOMEZ WELCOMES APPOINTMENT OF COADJUTOR BISHOP CIRILO FLORES AS BISHOP OF SAN DIEGO
I welcome the appointment by our Holy Father, Pope Francis, of Coadjutor Bishop Cirilo Flores
as Bishop of San Diego. On behalf of the faithful in the Los Angeles Archdiocese, I offer our
prayers for Bishop Flores as he begins his ministry as the pastoral leader of the Diocese of San
I look forward to working with Bishop Flores and all our brother bishops in California as we
seek to strengthen the faith of our Catholic people and to help build a more just society for all.