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Bishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller, M.Sp.S.
Auxiliary Bishop
Archdiocese of Chicago

Vicar for Vicariate V
Cardinal’s Liaison to the Hispanic Community
2330 W. 118 th St..
Chicago, IL
Phone: 773-779-8440
Fax: 773-779-8469


Member of the Missionaries of the Holy Spirit since 1973


  • Date of Birth: December 21, 1956, San Luis Potosi, S.L.P., Mexico
  • Date of Priesthood Ordination: June 22, 1984, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Date of Episcopal Ordination: March 19, 2003, Holy Name Cathedral, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.


  • ITESO, a Jesuit University in Guadalajara, Mexico
    MA in Psychology
  • St. John’s Seminary, Carmarillo, California, U.S.A.
    M.Div and MA in Theology
  • Instituto de Filosofia, Guadalajara, Mexico
    MA in Philosophy
  • Escuela de Verano Para Formadores, Toluca, Mexico
    Formator Certificate
  • Colegio Mexico, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
    High School
  • Colegio Motolinia, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
    Elementary School
Pastoral Assignments
Other Positions
  • Auxiliary Bishop and Episcopal Vicar for Vicariate V - March 2003-
  • U.S. Provincial Superior Missionaries of the Holy Spirit - January 2003
  • Major Superior, Missionaries of the Holy Spirit for the United States - 1999-2003
  • Rector, Missionaries of the Holy Spirit House of Studies, Mount Angel, Oregon U.S.A. - 1996-1999
  • Rector, Missionaries of the Holy Spirit House of Studies, Lynwood and Long Beach, California, U.S.A.- 1990-1996
  • Formation and teaching, Institute for Philosophy, Guadalajara, Mexico - 1988-1990
  • Formation and teaching, INUMYC Minor Seminary, Guadalajara, Mexico - 1978-1980



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