Fr. Marcelo Conceição Araújo, CSsR, the new Coordinator of Latin America and the Caribbean


(Rome, Italy) Fr. Marcelo Conceição Araújo, CSsR is appointed as the new Coordinator of the Conference of Latin America and the Caribbean by the Superior General of the Redemptorists, Fr. Michael Brehl, CSsR. He will take charge as the Coordinator from January 2018.

Fr. Marcelo Conceição Araújo is from the province of Sao Paulo, Brazil. He was born on 8th December 1965, in Pirapora, Minas Gerais. He made his first profession on 28th of January, 1989 and was ordained priest on 30th of April, 1994. He served in the Congregation as formator, director of the Seminary, and also as the director of the Editorial of the Shrine of Aparecida. Lately, he was serving as the Novice Master of the Province of Sao Paulo.