Pedro Casciaro

Pedro Casciaro (1915-1995) was a Spanish Catholic Priest and founding member of Opus Dei. After the Spanish Civil War, he completed his mathematics degree and taught math and English. Throughout his priestly vocation, he lived in Mexico and Rome while continuing the work of Opus Dei, and traveled to Kenya to help found Strathmore University, the first interreligious and multiracial educational initiative in Africa. He held the position of Counselor of Opus Dei in Mexico and was part of the General Council of Opus Dei in Rome.