Pope Francis appoints Balazs Levente Martos as auxiliary bishop of Esztergom-Budapest
Martos was born on November 18, 1973 in Szombathely and began his theological studies in 1992 at the central seminary in Budapest before commencing studies in Rome in 1994. In 1998, he was ordained a priest in Szombathely. In 2002, he obtained a doctorate in theology at the Faculty of Theology of Pazmany Peter Catholic University (PPKE).
Since 2014, he has been a member of the Pontifical Biblical Commission.
In September 2019, the MKPK appointed him rector of the Central Education Institute for Priests.