Vicar for Clergy

Telephone: (213) 637-7284

The Vicar for Clergy for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles promotes both the spiritual and physical well-being for all priests and deacons.

The Vicar for Clergy provides for the continuing formation of priests and deacons and for the pastoral leadership in the parishes of the Archdiocese as well as administering ecclesiastical assignments for clergy.


Clergy Change List | Clergy Not to Minister Notices

Liaison to Retired and Ill Priests | Letters of Good Standing Celebrets

Ongoing Formation | Short-Term Faculties


Congratulations and Best Wishes to Margarita Franco as she enters retirement after having served the Archdiocese for 35 years! Most of those years were spent with the Vicar for Clergy Office.

She is here surrounded by the Vicars she served at a recent gathering in her honor, Rev. Msgr. Lorenzo Miranda, Rev. Msgr. Michael Meyers, Rev. James Anguiano, Bishop Alex Aclan and Msgr. Craig Cox.

Thank you, Margarita, for your dedicated service. May the time ahead be filled with the Lord’s blessings of joy and fulfillment!


Our Staff

Fr. James M. Anguiano



(213) 637-7284

Vicar for Clergy Team