Our Bishop: The Most Rev. James S. Wall, Fourth Bishop of Gallup

A Welcome from our local Pastor, The Very Reverend Alberto Avella Martinez: Welcome to the Catholic Community of the western portion of Cibola County in the Diocese of Gallup.We are the four Parishes of St. Teresa of Avila in Grants, St. Vivian in Milan, San Rafael in the Village of San Rafael and San Mateo in the Village of San Mateo. We share a Catholic Heritage here in the shadow of  Mt.Taylor that is 400 years old. We embrace all peoples and cultures and invite them to share in the Eucharistic Banquet together with our Bishop, Pastor, Priests, Deacons, Lay Ministers and all the Baptized as we build the Kingdom of God in the communities of Grants, Milan, San Rafael and San Mateo.Remember our motto: Four Parishes - For God - For Each Other.


BISHOP:  Ordinary of the Diocese of Gallup, Most Reverend James S. Wall.

Priests:   Pastor-Vicar Forane of the Cibola Vicariate, Very Reverend Alberto Avella-Martinez.

Parocchial Vicars:  Father Faustinus Ibebuike, Father John Cormack.

Deacons:   Reverend Mr. Larry Chavez, Reverend Mr. Timoteo Lujan, Reverend Mr. Todd Church.



We are here to serve you in this time of need.

Please call the parish office as soon as possible to make arrangements. Please do not finalize arrangements with the funeral home before they have been cleared through the parish office.

Marriage & Baptism Information Please Call 505-285-6645

The Most Rev. James S. Wall

The Fourth Bishop of Gallup