Opportunities were limited where she came from, but Isabel Gonzalez never stopped dreaming. Even as a child, working beside her father in the fields of central Mexico, she saw herself serving God in big ways.
Raised in the Catholic tradition, however, the young girl never imagined what happened to her Feb. 10. Gonzalez was ordained a priest — the first Latina priest in the Episcopal Diocese of Utah.
(The subject line is Hebrews 7:17 – You are a priest forever, after the order of Melchizedek.)