CNS PHOTO/ROBERT DUNCAN

Leaders in ministry to Hispanic Catholics in the United States stand in St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican Sept. 26 with the Encuentro cross. Making a pilgrimage to Rome in preparation for launching the four-year Encuentro process are Alejandro Aguilera-Titus, director of the V Encuentro; Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller of Dallas, chairman of the U.S. Bishops’ Committee on Cultural Diversity in the Church; Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles; and Mar Munoz-Visoso, executive director of the U.S. Bishops’ Committee on Cultural Diversity in the Church.