Bishop Jorge Rodríguez, Ph. D. was named auxiliary bishop for the Archdiocese of Denver on August 25, 2016 by Pope Francis.
He’s a pastor who has loved every assignment he’s ever had, a professor who is passionate about sharing the Gospel, and he’s a Mexican-born priest who expresses a deep appreciation and love for the growing Hispanic Catholic community in this archdiocese. As auxiliary bishop to the Archdiocese of Denver, Bishop Rodriguez will assist Archbishop Samuel Aquila in serving the pastoral needs of the faithful in northern Colorado.
“The most important gift I have received are the people in the pews.”
– Bishop Jorge Rodríguez, Ph. D.