At the completed of the mandate of fr Brian J. Pierce who has been the General Promoter of the Nuns for the past 6years, the Master of the Order, fr Bruno Cador has appointed fr Csar Valero Bajo of the Province of the Holy Rosary as his successor.
Fr Csar was born at Valladolid, Spain in 1956. He began his Novitiate in the Order in the summer of 1973 and made his first profession of religious vows in 1974. In 1980, he was ordained to the priesthood after completing his basic studies in philosophy and theology in Madrid.
After his ordination, he studied Classical Languages at Salamanca and Pastoral Theology in Madrid where he was also engaged in academic and pastoral works. He was briefly in Hong Kong, the seat of the Holy Rosary Province, his home province. Back in Madrid, together with his pastoral work, fr Csar was heavily involved with the preaching of retreats and the pastoral care of the sick at the University Hospital of Mostoles, Madrid. At the same time, he was also the Director of the Centre for Communication and Preaching of the Provinces of Portugal and Spain established in 2008.
(17 January 2014)