Father John E. Hurley, CSP, Vicar for Evangelization for the Diocese of San Jose, has announced that Robert J. Rodrigues will become the new Director for Faith Formation on May 21.
Currently, Rodrigues is the Director of Catechetical Ministry at Saint Christopher Parish in San Jose. In addition, he is a former adjunct faculty member at Mount Angel Seminary in Benedict, Oregon, where he taught courses in Ministry in a Multi-Cultural Church and the Catechetical Ministry of the Church. Also, he served as the Director of Religious Education for the Archdiocese of Portland, Oregon.
Rodrigues has a B.A. in Religious Studies from San Jose State University and an M.A. in Pastoral Theology from Seattle University, with an emphasis on Religious Education.