Our Founding Pastor


 

Fr. Fernando Compaired was born July 4th 1940 in Zaragoza, Spain. At the age of 11, he entered the seminary. He was ordained priest in 1963. Later he moved to Colombia where he was a teacher. From Colombia, he moved to the United States where he was appointed Parochial Vicar to Saint John the Apostle Catholic Church in Hialeah. Years later, he was transferred to Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church in Miami Lakes. In 1988 he found Mother of Our Redeemer Catholic Church and in 2005 he retired. Fr. Fernando currently lives in Alicante, Spain.