Edelmiro Ulloa Rodríguez

Category: Priest
Birth Date: 18th August 1939
Birth Place: Xián, Taboada (Lugo)


In 1948, he entered the Seminary of Lugo and was ordained as a priest on 29th June 1960. From 1960 to 1964, he was the parish priest of Antas de Ulla (Lugo). He directed the Seminary from 1964 to 1980. From 1966 to 1968, he studied in Rome and took a degree in Sacred Theology at the Gregorian University. In October 1980, he was elected to be the priest of Lugo's Hospital. He filled the following offices: Delegate of the vocational pastoral, delegate of ecumenical relations among christian confessions, teacher at the Seminary of Lugo and founder of the association 'Poblado de Nazaret' to attend gipsy ethnic group. Nowadays, he is a chaplain at Lugo's hospital, adviser of 'Julia Minguillón' Association of Widows, president of the Choral Society of Xeral-Calde Hospital, director of 'Lucho' theatre group and promoter of volunteers to help people in need. He collaborates with the associations 'AUXILIA' and 'Hospitalidad de Lourdes'.