The Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph, R.C.

856 Pacific Street
Brooklyn, NY 11238

Phone (718) 638-1071
Fax (718) 398-2410
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Rev. Jorge Ortiz-Garay

Eider Giraldo

Eider Giraldo is in his second year of Theology at Redemptoris Mater Seminary in Denver. 

He was born in Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia on May 29, 1985, the second of six children of Arcesio Giraldo and Amparo Giraldo, both Roman Catholics who were born in Granada Antioquia, Colombia.

He grew up in Riohacha La Guajira, Colombia, and attended Catholic school. In September 2005, he entered Redemptoris Mater Seminary in Medellin Colombia. On February 8 2006, he arrived in Denver where he finished his studies in Philosophy and he did two years of Theology at Redemptoris Mater Seminary in Denver, Colorado.

In the year 2011 he started his time of mission called itinerancy as part of his goal to become a missionary priest. He spent a year at St Benedict's Church in Newark, NJ. Then in the year 2012, he was sent as an Itinerant to help Neocatechumenal Way mission in Florida. 

Eider has joined the St. Joseph family and for the next year will assist Father Jorge in the day to day activities of this very vibrant parish.

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