Bishop Perez: I’m humbled and absolutely thrilled
Pope Francis has named Bishop Nelson Perez, Auxiliary Bishop of Rockville Centre, as the new Bishop of Cleveland.
Bishop Perez, Auxiliary Bishop of Rockville Centre, was born June 16, 1961, in Miami, Florida, and ordained a priest for the Philadelphia Archdiocese on May 20, 1989.
Bishop Perez is a current member of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Cultural Diversity in the Church and is also Chairman of the USCCB Subcommittee on Hispanic Affairs.
WELCOME BISHOP PEREZ!