Chairperson, Black Catholic Commission
Rev. James R. Boddie, Jr.
Co-chair and Moderator, Black Catholic Commission
Brazilian/Portuguese Outreach Coordinator
Contact, Burmese Outreach
(904) 354-4846, ext. 268
President of the Filipino Catholic Commission (FMDOSA)
Rev. Rafael Lavilla
Contact, Haitian Outreach
Rev. Calonge Lemaine
Coordinator, Haitian Outreach
Contact, Hispanic Commission
Rev. Ruben Leyva
Celebrant, Spanish radio Mass
Provides outreach and evangelization to all brothers and sisters from various ethnic communities in the diocese. Addresses racial and social justice, vocations, lay leadership development and cultural and ethnic awareness building. Coordinates social and pastoral work of various movements, organizations, and ministries.
Spanish Radio Mass
Sundays at 2:00 p.m. on La Raza Jacksonville 970-AM, WEWC 1160-AM, WVOJ 1570-AM and 92.9 FM. The Mass is celebrated weekly by Rev. Ruben Leyva, parochial vicar of Blessed Trinity Parish in Jacksonville.