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Jun 02

Interesting Character

I don’t really have much to say about this priest in any kind of soap box sense.
He just strikes me as intriguing.

Padre
Packs Pistol, Super-Sized Persona

Unorthodox Mexican Priest Builds a Following at Home and in the U.S.

By Mary Jordan, Washington Post Foreign Service

Monday, May 31, 2004; Page A13

CHUCANDIRO, Mexico — Alfredo Gallegos Lara is 6-foot-4, sings country music and
keeps a 9mm pistol tucked into his belt. No ordinary gunslinger, he may be Mexico’s
most unusual parish priest.

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