May 27, 2013
Following are the appointments of priests in the Edmonton Archdiocese. All the appointments take effect Aug. 14, unless otherwise indicated.
Assumption & St. Michael-Resurrection parishes, Edmonton
Father Mitchell Fidyka, pastor
Good Shepherd Parish, Edmonton
Father Marc Cramer, pastor
Father Carlos Nunez, associate pastor
Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Edmonton
Father Antonio Hofmeister, pastor
St. Agnes Parish & St. Anthony Parish, Edmonton
Father Augustin Joby CFIC, pastor
Father Silvichan Marattil Dominic CFIC, associate pastor
St. Andrew Parish, Edmonton
Father David McLeod, pastor
Father Rajkumar Fernando SDB, associate pastor
St. Joseph's Basilica, Edmonton
Father Martin Carroll, rector
St. John the Evangelist Parish, Edmonton
Father Paul Kavanagh, pastor
Santa Maria Goretti Parish,Edmonton
Father Shimit Abraham CFIC, associate pastor
St. Theresa Parish, Edmonton
Father Antony Michael SAC, associate pastor
Father Luan Vu, associate pastor
St. Thomas More Parish, Edmonton
Father J.M. Jaya Rajan SAC, associate pastor
Our Lady of the Angels Parish, Fort Saskatchewan
Father Ashok Mascarenhas SAC, associate pastor
St. Anthony Parish, Lloydminster
Father Michael Eniolorunda, associate pastor
Sacred Heart Parish, Red Deer
Father Jozef Wroblewski, pastor
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, Sherwood Park
Father John Mariapragasam SDB, associate pastor
Holy Trinity Parish, Spruce Grove
Father Miroslaw Kostarzewski, associate pastor
St. Martin of Tours Parish, Vegreville, Holden & Viking
Father Michael Schumacher, pastor
Holy Name of Jesus Parish, Vermilion, Clandonald & Derwent
Father Roger Rouleau, pastor
Blessed Sacrament Parish, Wainwright
Father Andrjez Lukaszewicz MSF, pastor
Sacred Heart Parish, Wetaskiwin, Hobbema & Ma-Me-O Beach
Father Nilo Macapinlac, pastor
Father Adam Lech, current rector of St. Joseph's Basilica, becomes full-time chancellor of the archdiocese.
Father John Duggimpudi SAC, pastor of Good Shepherd Parish, Edmonton, is granted temporary leave from full-time ministry for health reasons.
Father Eduardo Escober, current part-time associate pastor of St. Agnes Parish and St. Anthony Parish, Edmonton and part-time on-call priest chaplain at University of Alberta Hospital retires from full-time ministry.
END OF TERM
Father David Bittner CSB, currently teaching and serving at St. Joseph's College, is assigned by his religious community to Houston, Texas.
Father Adam Deren, pastor of Holy Name of Jesus Parish, Vermilion, and attached parishes, concludes his term of service in the archdiocese and returns to his home diocese in Poland.
Father Marek Filipczuk, associate pastor of St. Anthony Parish, Lloydminster, concludes his term of service in the archdiocese and returns to his home diocese in Poland. (7 April 2013)
Father Mark Gazin CSB, associate pastor of St. Alphonsus Parish, Edmonton, is assigned by his religious community to Vancouver.
Father Marinaldo Batista, pastor of Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Edmonton, concludes his term of service in the archdiocese and returns to his home diocese in Brazil.
Deacon Kris Schmidt, St. John the Evangelist Parish, Edmonton and assistant archdiocesan master of ceremonies.