Fr. Julius ‘Glenn’ Lopez
Fr. Glenn Lopez was ordained on December 9, 1989, in the Philippines as a member of the religious missionary congregation called Society of the Divine Word or SVD (Societas Verbi Divini). From 1990-2004 he ministered in various capacities in the Philippines as a seminary formator, college campus minister, director of the SVD Secretariat for Human Development, and parochial vicar in the Archdiocese of Manila. The calling to minister to the sick brought him to the United States in 2005. From November 2016, he worked as a hospital chaplain in Washington State (Lourdes Health Network in Pasco) and Los Angeles, California (Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in San Pedro and Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Panorama City). In November 2016, he joined the Diocese of Orlando in Florida. He worked as a parochial vicar at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Lakeland until his official transfer to Most Precious Blood Catholic Church in Oviedo on June 1, 2019, as a parochial vicar.