Reverend Manuel Duenas, a native from Spain, entered Redemptoris Mater Seminary, Kearny, in 1998. He was ordained to the priesthood for the Archdiocese of Newark in 2007 and served as Parochial Vicar at St. John the Evangelist in Bergenfield, NJ, for six years. In June 2013, Archbishop Myers appointed him to the faculty of Redemptoris Mater Seminary, where he currently serves as Vice Rector. He earned an M.Div. and an M.A. with a concentration on Church History at ICSST.
- J.C.L., Pontifical University of Salamanca, Spain
- M.A., Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology
- M.Div., Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology