Deacon Robert Vigil

Chair
Episcopal Regions X & XIII
Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming


Director of the Office of Pastoral Outreach for the Archdiocese of Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Dcn. Robert is responsible for the following ministries:  Prison/Jail/youth detention ministry, people living with disabilities, Deaf ministry, Substance Abuse ministry, Veteran’s ministry, nursing home ministry, Blessings of Age (Seniors), Befriender (listening ministry), Liason to St. Vincent de Paul, and Thresholds Ministry (mentors to out coming inmates/returning citizens helping them to integrate back to society).  Dcn. Robert also serves as a chaplain at University of New Mexico Hospital.  

He is a native of New Mexico and is bilingual in Spanish and English.  Dcn. Robert is also a CRS Global Fellow as of October 2015.  He and his wife Margaret have been married 35 years, and they have three children: two girls and one boy, and they recently welcomed their first grandchild.  

Dcn. Robert serves as the Episcopal Region X representative covering the states of Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.