Today, the Holy Father has appointed auxiliary bishop of Sacramento, Fr. Myron J. Cotta.
Bishop-elect Cotta was born in 1953 in California in the diocese of Fresno. He entered seminary in 1980 studying at St. John’s seminary in Camarillo, finishing in 1987. He was ordained a priest for the diocese of Fresno in that year, after which he has held various positions in the diocese. He was made a monsignor in 2008. He knows English, Spanish and Portuguese.
Congratulations, Diocese of Sacramento!