Welcome to the Roman Catholic Diocese of Gallup

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Who We Are

Founded in 1939, the Diocese of Gallup covers over 55,000 square miles in the states of New Mexico and Arizona. We primarily serve Native American and Hispanic populations under the leadership of the most Rev. Bishop James S. Wall.

History of the Diocese
Facts and Figures
Meet our Bishop

Useful Links


Learn about vocations in the Diocese of Gallup.

Learn more

Bishop’s Podcast

Find episodes of Bishop Wall’s show “CrosierCast” on
iTunes, Soundcloud and Stitcher

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Bishop’s Annual Appeal

The primary support drive for the Diocese of Gallup.


Retreat Center

Sacred Heart Retreat Center in Gallup.


Chapter 11

See the final settlement documents.


Credibly Accused

List of credibly accused clergy and church workers.


Upcoming Events:

Latest News:

Knights of Columbus Roman Holiday Dinner
Oct 20 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

On Saturday Oct 20th the Knights of Columbus will be hosting a traditional Roman Holiday dinner for
the benefit of Living Hope Women’s Center and the annual maintenance fee on their ultrasound
machine. In 2012 the Knights donated an ultrasound machine to Living Hope, and over the years this
machine has changed the hearts and minds of many abortion-minded women. So many babies have been
saved. Dinner will be 4:307:00pm on Oct 20th and cost is $10. Tickets are available after Mass at St. Rita’s parish.

Come and See Weekend with the Daughters of Charity @ SF Bay Area
Oct 26 – Oct 27 all-day

Are you called to be a Sister? Join the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul for a religious vocation discernment retreat, geared towards Catholic women aged 18-40.

Register online: daughters-of-charity.com/retreats or contact Sr. Lisa Laguna, D.C., at 650-949-8890 or [email protected]

Southwest Catholic Youth Conference
Nov 3 all-day

If you are a teenager or young adult who would like to spend a life-affirming, wildly exciting day with hundreds of other Catholic youth, the 7th Annual Southwest Catholic Youth Conference is for you!

Coming November 3rd at the Farmington Civic Center, youth will gather to learn, sing, praise, and pray at this dynamic and fun single-day conference.

Very special guests include MC Fr. Josh Mayer, Joel Stepanek, Katie Prejean-McGrady, and the Josh Blakesley Band.

Lunch, dinner, and snacks are all included in the $25 ticket price. Check out lifeguardlaplata.org or call 970-385-8451 to learn more.

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  • 503 W. Highway 66
    Gallup, NM 87301
    PO Box 1338
  • (505)-863-4406
  • [email protected]
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Promise to Protect

The Diocese of Gallup is committed to maintaining a safe environment for all who live and worship in our Diocese.

If you or someone you know has allegations of abuse against a minor, you can report it to us by contacting:

Elizabeth Terrill,
Victims Assistance Coordinator

Your information will be kept confidential.