Cardinal Gregory introduces two new auxiliary bishops for Washington

On December 19 Pope Francis appointed two priests of The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington – Msgr. Juan R. Esposito-Garcia and Father Evelio Menjivar-Ayala – as new auxiliary bishops of the archdiocese.

The episcopal ordination for Bishop-elect Esposito and Bishop-elect Menjivar is scheduled for February 21, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington, D.C.

Attendance at the Mass of Episcopal Ordination is by invitation only; however, the Mass will be livestreamed via YouTube.