2020 Priest Assignments

Friday, Jun. 26, 2020
2020 Priest Assignments + Enlarge

EFFECTIVE JUNE 30, 2020
Departure/Sabbatical:
University of Utah Medical Center, Primary Children’s Hospital and Huntsman Cancer Center, Salt Lake City
Reverend Michael Buckley, former chaplain

EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2020
Retirements
Reverend Jan Bednarz, retiring pastor
Saint Martin de Porres Catholic Church, Taylorsville (LLC Series 236)
Reverend Patrick Reuse, S.J., retiring pastor
Saint Henry Catholic Church, Brigham City (LLC Series 225), Santa Ana Mission, Tremonton (LLC Series 255)

Newly Named Pastors/Administrators:
Saint Martin de Porres Catholic Church, Taylorsville (LLC Series 236)
Reverend Dominic Briese, O.P., pastor
Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School, Riverton (LLC Series 233)
Reverend Joseph D. Delka, pastor
Saint Helen Catholic Church, Roosevelt (LLC Series 224), Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Mission, Ft. Duchesne, Holy Spirit Mission, Duchesne 
Reverend Edward Leondhas, administrator
Saint Bridget Catholic Church, Milford (LLC Series 217), Saint John Bosco Mission, Delta (LLC Series 228), Holy Family Mission, Fillmore (LLC Series 256) 
Reverend Marco T. Lopez, administrator
Saint Henry Catholic Church, Brigham City (LLC Series 225), Santa Ana Mission, Tremonton (LLC Series 255)
Reverend Francisco Pires, pastor
Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church, West Valley City (LLC Series 243)
Reverend Sébastien Sasa Nganomo Babisayone administrator
Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church, Draper (LLC Series 252)
Reverend Stephen M. Tilley, pastor

Pastors/administrators named to a second six-year term/Administrators term extended:
Saint Thomas More Catholic Church, Cottonwood Heights (LLC Series 248)
Reverend John S. Evans, pastor
San Felipe Catholic Church, Wendover (LLC Series 251)
Reverend Oscar Manuel Hernandez-Hernandez, administrator (continued appointment)
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Salt Lake City (LLC Series 211)
Reverend John J. Schwall, pastor (one-year extension)

Parochial Vicars and Special Assignments:
Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Orem (LLC Series 221)
Reverend Anil Kumar Kakumanu, parochial vicar
Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Kearns (LLC Series 222)
Reverend Francis-Hung Le, O.P., parochial vicar
(with residence as Superior of the House at St. Catherine of Siena Parish and Catholic Newman Center, Salt Lake City)
Saint George Catholic Church, Saint George (LLC Series 223)
Reverend Jorge Roldan-Sanchez, parochial vicar
Cathedral of the Madeleine, Salt Lake City (LLC Series 202)
Reverend Dominic Sternhagen, parochial vicar
University of Utah Medical Center, Primary Children’s Hospital and Huntsman Cancer Center, Salt Lake City
TBA  (Local pastors and parochial vicars filling in for the interim)

+ The Most Reverend Oscar A. Solis
Bishop of Salt Lake City

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