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June 5, 2013
Clergy Announcements
Official Appointments
Archbishop John J. Myers has announced the following appointments:
Reverend Matthew J.
Cassidy, S.J.,
has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of St.Aedan: St.
Peter’s University Parish, Jersey City,
effective June 19.
Reverend Andres Codoner-
Contell,
Parochial Vicar of St.
Columba Parish, Newark, has been
appointed Parochial Vicar of St.
Anthony of Padua Parish, Union City,
effective June 19.
Reverend John C. DeSousa,
Parochial Vicar of St. Francis de Sales
Parish, Lodi, has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of Our Lady of
Fatima Parish, Elizabeth,
effective June 19.
Reverend Hippolytus Duru,
has been appointed Parochial Vicar
of St. Joseph Parish, Bogota,
effective July 1.
Reverend Joseph E.S. dos
Santos,
Parochial Vicar of Our
Lady of Fatima Parish, Elizabeth, has
been appointed Parochial Vicar of
Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Newark,
effective June 19.
Reverend Charez B. Gringco,
Parochial Vicar of St. Mary Parish,
Rutherford, has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of Our Lady Queen
of Peace Parish, Maywood,
effective, June 19.
Reverend Michael E.
Gubernat
has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of St. Mary Parish,
Rutherford, effective June 19.
Reverend John R. Hyatt, S.J.,
has been appointed Parochial Vicar
of St.Aedan: St. Peter’s University
Parish, Jersey City, effective July 31.
Reverend Richard J. Kelly,
Pastor of St. Paul Parish, Ramsey, has
been appointed Parochial Vicar of
St. Stephen Parish, Kearny,
effective July 1.
Reverend Thomas Jordan,
O.Carm.,
has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of St. Cecilia Parish,
Englewood, effective July 1.
Reverend Patrick McMahon,
O.Carm.,
has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of St.Therese of
Lisieux Parish, Cresskill,
effective July 1.
Reverend Jacek J. Napora,
Parochial Vicar of St. Matthew Parish,
Ridgefield, has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of St. Philomena
Parish, Livingston, effective June 19.
Reverend Wilson A. Paculan,
Parochial Vicar of St. Michael Parish,
Union, has been appointed Parochial
Vicar of St. Michael Parish, Cranford,
effective June 19.
Reverend Jerzy Pikulinski,
Parochial Vicar of Most Sacred Heart
of Jesus Parish,Wallington, has been
appointed Parochial Vicar of St.
Hedwig Parish, Elizabeth,
effective June 19.
Reverend Thomas P. Quinn,
Parochial Vicar of Our Lady of
Mount Carmel Parish, Ridgewood,
has been appointed Parochial
Vicar of St. Peter the Apostle
Parish, River Edge,
effective June 19.
Very Reverend John M.
McCrone, V.F.,
Pastor of Our
Lady of Lourdes Parish,
Mountainside, and Dean of the
Union Northwest Deanery #22, has
been appointed Pastor of St. Paul
Parish, Ramsey, effective July 1.
Reverend Manuel D. Rios,
Pastor of St. Rocco/St. Brigid
Parish, Union City, was appointed
Pastor of St. Mary of the
Assumption Parish, Elizabeth,
effective June 5.
Reverend Antonio Nuno
Rocha,
Parochial Vicar of Our
Lady of Fatima Parish, Newark, has
been appointed Pastor of Our Lady
of Fatima Parish, Elizabeth,
effective July 1.
Reverend Michael Sgarioto,
O. Carm.,
has been appointed
Pastor of St.Anastasia Parish,
Teaneck, effective July 1.
Reverend Paolo Tanzini
has
been appointed Pastor of
Assumption Parish, Emerson,
effective July 1.
Reverend Rafael Velasquez,
Parochial Vicar of Holy Cross
Roman Catholic Church, Grand
Turks, has been appointed Pastor of
Holy Cross Roman Catholic
Church, Grand Turks for a three
year period, beginning July 1 and
ending July 1, 2016.
ADMINISTRATOR
Reverend Zephyrin K.
Katompa,
Parochial Vicar of Holy
Rosary/St. Michael Parish, Elizabeth,
has been appointed Administrator
of St. Peter Claver Parish, Montclair,
effective July 1.
Reverend Peter G. Wehrle,
Pastor of Our Lady of Fatima
Parish, North Bergen, has been
appointed Administrator of St.
Andrew and St. Mary, Star of the
Sea Parishes, Bayonne,
effective July 1.
PAROCHIAL VICAR
Reverend Yunior Almonte
has been appointed Parochial Vicar
of Immaculate Conception Parish,
Elizabeth, effective June 19.
Reverend Thomas F. Blind,
Parochial Vicar of Our Lady of
Peace Parish, New Providence, has
been appointed Parochial Vicar of
of St. Catharine Parish, Glen Rock,
effective June 19.
Reverend Juan Luis
Calderon, O.A.R.,
part-time
Parochial Vicar of St. Joseph of the
Palisades Parish,West NewYork,
and part-time Parochial Vicar of St.
Rocco/St. Brigid Parish, Union City,
has been appointed full-time
Parochial Vicar of St. Joseph of the
Palisades Parish,West NewYork,
effective June 19.
Reverend Francesco Carraro
has been appointed Parochial Vicar
of St. Mary Parish, Plainfield,
effective June 19.
ARCHDIOCESAN
AGENCY MINISTRY
Reverend Monsignor
Michael A. Andreano,
Chancellor of the Archdiocese of
Newark, has also been appointed
to the Finance Council of the
Archdiocese of Newark for a five-
year term effective immediately.
Reverend Pedro Bismarck
Chau,
Associate Director for
Parish Outreach and Formation of
the CYOYouth &Young Adult
Ministry, Kearny, has also been
appointed Pastoral Liaison to the
Office of Youth &Young Adult
Ministries of the Archdiocese of
Newark effective July 1.
Reverend James N. Chern,
Campus Minister at Montclair State
University, Upper Montclair, has
also been appointed Director of
Vocations for the Archdiocese of
Newark effective July 1.
Reverend Ray Cho,
Parochial
Vicar of St. Bartholomew Parish,
Scotch Plains, has been appointed
to the faculty of Immaculate
Conception Seminary at Seton Hall
University, South Orange,
effective June 19.
Reverend Matthew R.
Dooley,
Parochial Vicar of St.
Peter the Apostle Parish, River
Edge, has been appointedVicar for
Family Life for the Archdiocese of
Newark in addition to his
responsibilities as part-time
Campus Minister at Stevens
Institute of Technology, Hoboken.
The appointment is effective June
19
with continued residence at
St. Peter the Apostle Rectory.
Reverend Manuel Duenas,
Parochial Vicar of St. John the
Evangelist Parish, Bergenfield, has
been appointed to the faculty at
Redemptoris Mater Seminary,
Kearny, effective June 19.
Very Reverend Lawrence J.
Fama, V.F.,
Pastor of Our Lady
Queen of Peace Parish, Maywood,
has also been appointed Director
of Respect Life for the Archdiocese
of Newark, effective July 1.
Reverend Warren R. Hall
was
appointed Director of Campus
Ministry at Seton Hall University,
South Orange, effective May 8.
Reverend William P.
Sheridan,
Pastor of Immaculate
Conception Parish, Mahwah, has
been appointed Archdiocesan
Director of Campus Ministry as
well as Campus Minister at Kean
University, Union, with residence
at Assumption Rectory, Roselle
Park.These appointments are
effective July 1.
Very Reverend Michael M.
Walters, V.F.,
Director of the
Ministerial Development Center
for the Archdiocese of Newark and
Dean of South Essex Deanery #18,
has been appointed Director of the
Office of the Propagation of the
Faith for the Archdiocese of
Newark in addition to his
responsibilities as part-time
Parochial Vicar at Our Lady of
Sorrows Parish, South Orange.This
appointment was effective May 3.
PASTOR
Reverend Monsignor
Venantius Fernando,
Pastor of
Christ the King Parish, Hillside, has
had his pastorate extended for one
year ending July 1, 2014.
Reverend William A. Mahon,
Pastor of Our Lady of Peace Parish,
New Providence, has been
appointed to a second six-year term
ending July 1, 2019.
Reverend Monsignor Joseph
A. Petrillo,
Pastor of Our Lady of
Lourdes Parish,West Orange, has
been appointed to a third six-year
term ending Feb. 1, 2019.
Reverend Jorge E. Acosta,
Administrator of the Parishes of
Immaculate Conception and Our
Lady of Good Counsel, Newark, has
been appointed Pastor of
Immaculate Conception and Our
Lady of Good Counsel Parishes,
Newark, effective July 1.
Reverend Yuvan A. Alvarez,
Parochial Vicar of St. Cecilia Parish,
Kearny, has been appointed Pastor of
Our Lady of Fatima Parish, North
Bergen, effective July 1.
Reverend Paciano A.
Barbieto,
Parochial Vicar of St.
Stephen Parish, Kearny, has been
appointed Pastor of St. Andrew
Parish,Westwood, effective July 1.
Reverend Dominic Dellaporte,
Parochial Vicar of St. Stephen Parish,
Kearny, has been appointed Pastor of
St. Rocco/St. Brigid Parish, Union
City, effective June 5.
Reverend Edward Michael
Donovan,
has been appointed
Pastor of St. Leo Parish, Elmwood
Park, effective July 1.
Reverend John D. Gabriel,
Director of Vocations for the
Archdiocese of Newark and
Director of the Emmaus House of
Discernment, Newark, has been
appointed Pastor of St. James Parish,
Springfield, effective July 1.
Very Reverend Timothy G.
Graff, V.F.,
Dean of the Essex-
Central Newark Deanery #20
and Director of Human Concerns
for the Archdiocese of Newark,
has also been appointed Pastor
of St. Joseph Parish, Bogota,
effective July 1.
Reverend George Joseph,
Parochial Vicar of St. Philomena
Parish, Livingston, has been
appointed Pastor of St. Paul of the
Cross Parish, Jersey City,
effective July 1.
Reverend Dominic J. Lenoci,
Pastor of Assumption Parish,
Emerson, has been appointed Pastor
of Immaculate Conception Parish,
Mahwah, effective July 1.
Reverend Jose de Jesus
Rodriguez,
Parochial Vicar of
Immaculate Conception Parish,
Elizabeth, has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of St.
Nicholas Parish, Jersey City,
effective June 19.
Reverend Bruno S.
Sammarco,
Parochial Vicar of
Our Lady of Divine Providence
Parish,Turks & Caicos Is., was
appointed Parochial Vicar of St.
Columba Parish, Newark,
effective April 22.
Reverend David Santos
has
been appointed Parochial Vicar of
St. Bartholomew Parish, Scotch
Plains, effective June 19.
Reverend Kevin J. Schott,
Parochial Vicar of Our Lady Queen
of Peace Parish, Maywood, has been
appointed Parochial Vicar of Our
Lady of Mount Carmel Parish,
Nutley, effective June 19.
Reverend Thomas Schrader,
O.Carm.,
has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of Our Lady of
Mount Carmel Parish,Tenafly,
effective July 1.
Reverend Luke D. Tran,
Parochial Vicar of St. John the
Apostle Parish, Linden, has been
appointed Parochial Vicar of St.
Michael Parish, Union,
effective June 19.
Reverend Juan Carlos
Zapata,
Parochial Vicar of St. Paul
Parish, Ramsey, has been appointed
Parochial Vicar of St. Joseph of the
Palisades Parish,West NewYork,
effective June 19.
PERMANENT DEACON
Deacon Jose R. Fernandez
was appointed Permanent Deacon
at St.Thomas Aquinas Parish,
Newark, effective May 13.
CHAPLAIN
Reverend Joseph A.
Meagher,
Pastor of St.Antoninus
Parish, Newark, has also been
appointed Chaplain/Campus
Minister at Rutgers University,
Newark, effective July 1.
Reverend Rocco C. Danzi,
S.J.,
has been appointed Chaplain
of the Knights of Columbus,
Council #7913, Jersey City,
effective immediately.
Reverend Warren R. Hall,
was appointed Chaplain of the
South Orange Fire Department,
South Orange, effective May 21.
Reverend Edgardo P. Jocson,
Pastor of St. Elizabeth of Hungary
Parish, Linden, has also been
appointed Chaplain of the Knights
of Columbus, Linden Council
#2859,
Linden,
effective immediately.
Reverend Monsignor
Timothy J. Shugrue,
Pastor of
St. Michael Parish, Cranford, was
also appointed Chaplain of the
Knight of Columbus 6226
Cranford Council, Cranford,
effective May 23.