Father General has appointed Fr. Máximo Mendoza
Coronel (59) as the new Provincial of the Province of Paraguay on the 21stof October 2022.
Fr. Mendoza is currently in-charge for vocations
ministry and is the superior of the pre-novitiate community in San Ignacio, in
the Misiones region, south of the
country. In the same city he also coordinates the activities of the San Ignacio
Spirituality Centre. He was appointed Provincial Consultor in December of last
year. He has previously served as a parish priest, Fe y Alegría coordinator, and correspondent for the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, among
He will take charge as the new provincial later this
the Congregation of Procurators that will be held at Loyola in May 2023, Fr Máximo
Mendoza was chosen as the Procurator of his Province. As a result of this
appointment, Fr Gabriel Insaurralde will substitute as Procurator in his place.