The Diocese of Puerto Rico has nominated four priests to become its eighth bishop.
The slate includes one priest serving in Manhattan: the Rev. Carla Roland Guzmán, rector of the Church of St. Matthew and St. Timothy. She is co-coordinator of the Latino/a Roundtable of the Center for LGBTQ and Gender Studies in Religion at the Pacific School of Religion.
The other three nominees all serve in the Diocese of Puerto Rico:
- The Rev. César Ramírez Segarra
- The Rev. Rafael Morales Maldonado
- The Rev. Luis Fernando Padilla Morales
An election assembly will meet on Dec. 10.