Father López was born in Medina de Pomar, Burgos, Spain. He studied at the Seminario Metropolitano in Burgos for 10 years and at the Colegio Teológico Hispano Americano for two more before being ordained June 24, 1962, for the Archdiocese of Burgos, Spain. He arrived in South Florida in September 1964 and served as parochial vicar at St. Rose of Lima, Miami Shores (1964-66 and 1970-71), St. Michael, Miami (1966-67), St. Mary Cathedral (1967-69), St. Brendan, Miami (1969-70), and Immaculate Conception, Hialeah (1971-73). In June 1973, he was named administrator of St. Ann Mission in Naranja, where he served until June 1983, when he was named administrator of St. Raymond in Miami. In April 1988, he was named to his current post as administrator and then pastor of Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Miami.
National Masses / Misas Nacionales
- Sunday through Friday (English)
- Domingos, (español)
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- Monday through Sunday, 8 a.m. (English), repeated at 12 p.m. & 7 p.m.
- Lunes a viernes, 2 a.m. & 11 a.m., misa desde el Vaticano con el Papa Francisco; & 8 a.m. en vivo (español)