Brazilian religious leader who is known for his work as a parish administrator of the Sao Frei Galvao Sanctuary in Divinopolis. He is also known for his frequent talks at the Shrine of Our Lady Aparecida with the "Mass of the Family" group.
He entered the Propaedeutic Seminary of the Diocese of Divinopolis in 1998. He then went on to study Philosophy at the Archdiocesan Seminary of Mariana and Theology. He was first ordained a priest in August of 2005.
He is known for having been a parochial vicar in Carmo do Cajuru.
He was born and raised in Itauna, Minas Gerais and has a brother named Samuel who is a physiotherapist.