Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
The Jesuit Downtown Parish of Albuquerque Albuquerque, NM
Fr. Garcia is in his 5th year as pastor at Immaculate. He was born in La Habana, Cuba, grew-up in Miami, Florida and worked as an architect prior to experiencing the call to the priesthood. He has been a Jesuit for 29 years. Fr. Garcia states "my priestly ministry here at Immaculate and St. Mary's School is very fulfilling as well as very challenging. It's a large, busy parish 7 days a week and we have the largest Catholic grade school in the state." He also serve on the archdiocesan presbyteral council as representative for the religious priests.