Bishop Rojas Named San Bernardino Coadjutor
Pope Francis has named Bishop Alberto Rojas as Coadjutor Bishop of San Bernardino.
Bishop Rojas, 54, will work alongside Bishop Gerald Barnes until his retirement on his 75th birthday, as required by Church law. Bishop Barnes has overseen the diocese for 24 years.
Bishop Rojas, who was born and raised in Aguascalientes, Mexico, has served as an auxiliary bishop of Chicago since 2011.