Mexican Cardinal of the Catholic Church who was installed as the Archbishop of Guadalajara in 2012.
He studied humanities, philosophy, and theology at seminaries in Autlan, Guadalajara, and Zamora.
He was made the Auxiliary Bishop of Toluca and Titular Bishop of Bossa by Pope John Paul II in 1991.
He has fifteen siblings.
He was elevated to the cardinalate by Pope Benedict XVI in 2007.