Bishop Diego Gutiérrez Pedraza


Eldest son of Valentín Gutiérrez and Daría Pedraza. He studied at the Royal Monastery of Santa María de La Vid, and joined the Augustinians there on 11 October 1944. Ordained a priest on 11 March 1951. Chosen first bishop of Cafayate, Argentina, and titular bishop of Gaguari on 10 October 1973, serving for the rest of his life and where he was known for care for the poor and evanglization of his whole region. His Cause for Canonization has opened.



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MLA Citation

  • “Bishop Diego Gutiérrez Pedraza“. CatholicSaints.Info. 1 November 2018. Web. 23 April 2021. <>