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"The times we're living in... they're testing us all... they are testing our belief... they're testing our faith. Where is God? Has He abandoned us? Is He watching? Even I have wondered... What kind of God would test us like this? But then I looked inward... and found that the answer to my question... lay in the question itself. The God I believe... the god I know... wouldn't do such thing. This is not God! The thing... this evil that's befallen us... wants us to turn away from him... to turn us away from our Faith. It feeds on our doubt. Do not give into it. Do not feed it. Do not give into it! We will fight... this evil... We will defeat this by surviving it!"
—The Priest to the rest of his flock. (Translated from Spanish)[src]

This priest is a character in AMC's Fear the Walking Dead. He is the parish priest of the Catholic church in Valle de Guadalupe, Baja California.


Valle de Guadalupe, Baja California

Nothing is known about this man's life prior to or as the outbreak began, except that he resided in Valle de Guadalupe and was the Parish Priest of the Catholic church in town.


Season 2

"Sicut Cervus"

The priest is at his church giving a sermon to surviving members of his congregation. It is a heated sermon where he rallies his parishioners to arm themselves and take down the "evil", referring to the zombies in the Abigail estate wine cellar. After communion is served, he and his congregation rush outside to grab their weapons to begin the assault. However, Thomas Abigail pleads for them to stop, when suddenly he and his congregation begin bleeding from their eyes, having been poisoned by Celia and her tainted communion wafers. Before dying, he tells Thomas that Celia was responsible.

After Madison's group arrives, the zombified priest and his parishioners attack them. After a brief struggle, Daniel Salazar stabs the priest in the head and puts him down.

Later, after seeing Celia prepare more poisoned communion wafers for Victor Strand and Thomas, Daniel realizes that it was Celia who had killed the priest and his parishioners. Due to her belief that the undead are simply what comes next, Celia tells Daniel that it was him and the others who had actually killed the group.


Killed By

This priest eats a communion wafer that has been poisoned by Celia and dies of poisoning.

When Travis and his group arrive in Valle de Guadalupe, they find the zombified priest and his congregation outside the church. He is then put down by Daniel.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims this priest has killed:

  • Possibly numerous counts of zombies


Fear the Walking Dead

Season 2