Public Figure Profiles

Virgilio Elizondo

Virgilio P. Elizondo (August 28, 1935 – March 14, 2016) was a Mexican-American Roman Catholic priest and community activist, who was also a leading scholar of Liberation and Hispanic theology. He was widely regarded as "the father of U.S. Latino religious thought." Elizondo was the founder of the Pastoral Institute at the University of the Incarnate Word. He was also a co-founder of the Mexican-American Cultural Center, a think tank for scholars and religious leaders to develop pastoral ministry and theology from a Hispanic perspective. He was well known for his book, Galilean Journey: The Mexican-American Promise, which examined the similarities between Jesus' Galilean background and the mestizo experience.

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Some of their strengths

Virgilio Elizondo has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Curious, Extroverted, Confident, Energetic, Optimistic, Intelligent, and Resourceful.

Smart and Sophisticated

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Virgilio Elizondo is someone who is a smart, sophisticated, and organized person who displays kindness and grace in every day interactions, and who also has a passionate soul. A person who is charismatic and resourceful.

Strong and Resilient

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Virgilio Elizondo well know them as someone who can be strong, expansive, and stable like a big tree.

Methodical and Exacting

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Virgilio Elizondo as someone who is careful, methodical, and a perfectionist.

A person who forms successful business partnerships, who appreciates the variety the world has to offer, who takes a frugal approach to life and tends to be a workaholic, and who engages in things that let them express their opinion.

Realistic and Skillful

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Virgilio Elizondo is someone who is able to separate emotions from reality, see the world in terms of right or wrong, and who is very good at getting things done.

They are also someone who is intuitive, imaginative, and an agent of change, and who is always dreaming of life's great possibilities and partnering with people to try to achieve those possibilities.

Altruistic and Purposeful

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Virgilio Elizondo tends to be someone who has a desire to be of service to a higher calling and who is always trying to perfect things. Who can be practical and polished, reserved and methodical, and who tends to trust internal judgment before trusting anyone else at face value.

Some of Virgilio Elizondo's challenges

While Virgilio Elizondo has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Virgilio Elizondo can be Arrogant, Pleasure-seeking, Difficult, Perfectionist, Status-seeking, Sensitive, and Critical.

Difficult and Perfectionist

One of Virgilio Elizondo's key challenges is that they are someone who can be difficult and too much of a perfectionist.

Virgilio Elizondo must also exercise caution as they can have difficulty dealing with responsibility, authority, or criticism.

Sensitive and Critical

Virgilio Elizondo is someone who can be insecure, critical, and pessimistic, who can have difficulty relaxing, can be possessive and jealous, and who can have difficulty listening to others' opinions and perspectives and make hasty decisions.

Critical and Bossy

Finally, Virgilio Elizondo also can be too focused on the small details of life, try to control whatever is happening, and be finicky and demanding.

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