Father Joseph Espaillat


Father Joseph A. Espaillat II is a priest of the Archdiocese of New York. Growing up in Manhattan, he learned to speak three languages: English, Spanish, and Street!  He loves ministering the sacraments: celebrating the holy sacrifice of the Mass, hearing confessions, and proclaiming the Word of God.  He loves working with youth and helping them encounter Christ.  Father J enjoys spending time with family and friends as well as playing softball, basketball, and kickball!  He also enjoys watching movies, writing poetry, and rapping.  Father J is also the founder of the ministry Messengers of Christ.