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Father Richard Aguilar

Father Richard Aguilar

Father Richard Aguilar is a Catholic, Spanish, and bilingual minister based in San Antonio, Texas.

Father Richard Aguilar is an experienced minister with decades of service in the Catholic church. Going into high school,  he received a scholarship from the Bishop’s Fund of the Episcopal Diocese and graduated from TMI Episcopal in 1975. Later, he was granted financial aid to attend the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee. There he earned a B.A. with a double major in Economics and Spanish Literature.

In 1983, he discerned a call to ordained ministry and began theological studies at the Seminary of the Southwest in Austin, Texas where he received a Master’s in Divinity in 1986. He was ordained as a priest in 1987 on behalf of the Episcopal Church

Father Richard Aguilar served the church as a parish priest, curate, assistant rector, parochial school chaplain, interim rector, rector, diocesan missioner, and cleric in residence. It has been his privilege to work among large and small congregations and walk alongside blessed people.


Father Richard Aguilar with Texas Wedding Ministers officiant in San Antonio Texas


Father Richard Aguilar

When not officiating, Father Richard volunteers with the local youth and spends quality time with the members of his church. 


Richard Aguilar

“A wedding is a profound rite in which two persons become one and begin a life of marriage in trust and love. I am blessed to be an instrument on the journey that two souls choose to embark.”



Types of Ceremonies Performed: Catholic, Christian, Non-Denominational, Civil Ceremonies, Same-Sex, Vow Renewals, Secular, Interfaith, Military.  

Cities Serviced: San Antonio, Austin, Surrounding Areas 

Languages: English, Spanish, Bilingual


Bride and groom looking at each other under floral arch while officiant Father Richard Aguilar performs wedding ceremony

 Photo Courtesy of Chandras Collection Photography www.ChandrasCollection.com

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The ceremony went great and the service we had was impeccable. Had multiple people come up and say how much they loved the reading!

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