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Archdiocese announces clergy appointments
June 5th, 2013

The archdiocese announced these clergy appointments May 30, effective July 1.


Pastors:
Fr. Christopher Fadok, OP, St. Raymond Church, Menlo Park; Fr. Joseph Farias, SDB, Corpus Christi Church, San Francisco; Fr. Michael Hurley, OP, St. Dominic Church, San Francisco; Fr. Kevin Kennedy, Our Lady of Fatima Church, San Francisco; Fr. Alex Legaspi, Holy Angels Church, Colma; Fr. Michael F. Quinn, Star of the Sea Church, Sausalito; Fr. Harold Snider, OFM. Cap., National Shrine of St. Francis, San Francisco; Fr. Eugene D. Tungol, returning from medical leave to Church of the Epiphany, San Francisco, Aug. 1, 2013.


Administrators:
Fr. Manuel D. Igrobay, SDB, Sacred Heart Church, Olema and its mission and Church of the Assumption, Tomales and its mission; Msgr. Romulo A. Vergara, St. Raphael Church, San Rafael.


Pastors reappointed to second 6-year term:
Fr. Moises Agudo, St. Charles Borromeo Church, San Francisco; Fr. Arturo Albano, Mission Dolores Basilica, San Francisco; Fr. Daniel E. Carter, Our Lady of Lourdes Church, San Francisco; Fr. Francis Garbo, St. Timothy Church, San Mateo; Fr. Patrick T. Michaels, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Mill Valley; Fr. Cyril J. O’Sullivan, St. Cecilia Church, Lagunitas; Fr. Jonathan Paala, St. Luke Church, Foster City; Fr. Raymund M. Reyes, St. Anne Church, San Francisco; Fr. Charito Suan, St. Elizabeth Church, San Francisco; Fr. Alwyn F. Furtado, CSSP; St. Mark Church, Belmont; Fr. Cornelius J. Healy, St. Anselm Church, San Anselmo.


Parochial vicars:
Fr. Erick E. Arauz, Holy Angels Church, Colma; Fr. Arsenio G. Cirera, St. Gregory Church, San Mateo; Fr. Manuel Curso, Mission Dolores Basilica, San Francisco; Fr. Rafael A. De Avila, St. Veronica Church, South San Francisco; Fr. Francis A. Htun, St. Finn Barr Church, San Francisco, full time, continuing his ministry to the Burmese community; Fr. T. Theodophilus Hwande, St. Brendan Church, San Francisco; Fr. Kevin Kennedy, St. Thomas the Apostle Church, part time, and St. Monica Church, part time; Fr. Thomas V. Martin, St. Pius Church, Redwood City; Fr. Isaiah Mary Molano, OP, St. Dominic Church, San Francisco; Fr. Linh T. Nguyen, St. Vincent de Paul Church, San Francisco; Fr. Alex Pablo, St. Bartholomew Church, San Mateo; Fr. Joseph F. Privitali, Our Lady of the Pillar Church, Half Moon Bay; Fr. Shouraiah Pudota, St. Anthony Church, Menlo Park; Fr. Ambrose Sigman, OP, St. Raymond Church, Menlo Park, ordained to priesthood May 31, 2013.


Retiring:
Fr. Thomas M. Parenti, living independently; Fr. Michael Strange, SS, St. Stephen Church, San Francisco.


Special ministries:
Fr. Anthony E. Giampietro, CSB, academic dean and executive vice president, St. Patrick’s Seminary & University, Menlo Park; Fr. Martin R. Muruli, chaplain, Kaiser and Sequoia hospitals, Redwood City, with residence at St. Pius Church, Redwood City; Fr. David A. Schunk, director of vocations for the Archdiocese of San Francisco, residence to be announced; Fr. Norman Vitug, chaplain, St. Anne’s Home, San Francisco; Fr. Samuel Weber, OSB, teaching, St. Patrick’s Seminary and University, Menlo Park; Fr. Peter L. Zhai, SVD, Chinese ministry with residence at St. Anne Church, San Francisco.


Priest Personnel Board:
Msgr. C. Michael Padazinski, election to first three-year term, age group 3-4.


Beginning sabbatical:
Msgr. C. Michael Padazinski, effective September 2013; Fr. Paul Warren, effective January 2014.


Returning from sabbatical:
Fr. Paul B. Arnoult, returning to St. Gregory Church, San Mateo, June 1, 2013; Fr. Michael B. Brillantes, returning to St. Bruno Church, San Bruno; Fr. Francis Garbo, returning to St. Timothy Church, San Mateo.


Residence:
Fr. John Balleza, St. Mary’s Cathedral, San Francisco; Fr. Jesus E. Briones, SVD, St. Kevin Church, San Francisco, May and June 2013; Msgr. J. Warren Holleran, Serra Clergy House, San Mateo; Msgr. Edward McTaggart, Serra Clergy House, San Mateo; Mr. Alphonse Thu Rein Min, St. Finn Barr Church, San Francisco, June and July 2013, on summer break from seminary studies for the Archdiocese of Yangon; Msgr. John R. Pernia, Mater Dolorosa Church, South San Francisco.


Departure from the Archdiocese of San Francisco:
Fr. Leo A. Baysinger, SDB, returning to ministry in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles; Fr. Charles S. Fermeglia, returning to ministry in the Diocese of Brooklyn; Fr. John Fitzpatrick, CSSP, retiring to Ireland; Fr. Edward S. Inyanwachi, returning to ministry in the Diocese of Abakaliki in Nigeria; Fr. Xavier M. Lavagetto, OP, chaplain, Catholic Community at Stanford University in the Diocese of San Jose with residence in the Archdiocese of San Francisco at St. Raymond Church, Menlo Park; Fr. William C. Nicholas, undertaking ministry in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

 

From June 7, 2013 issue of Catholic San Francisco.

 







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