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Bishop Burbidge Announces Pastoral Assignments

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The Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge has announced the following Priest assignments to take place effective June 28, 2012.

Very Reverend Marcos Leon Angulo, V.F., Pastor of Sacred Heart Parish, Whiteville and Our Lady of the Snows Mission, Elizabethtown, is appointed Pastor of Saint Ann Parish, Clayton. 

Very Reverend Salvatore A. Busichio, Vice-Rector of Sacred Heart Cathedral, Raleigh, is appointed Parochial Vicar at Saint Michael the Archangel Parish, Cary.

Reverend David M. Chiantella, Parochial Vicar at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Raleigh, is appointed Administrator of Saint Mary, Mother of the Church Parish, Garner.

Reverend Monsignor Michael G. Clay is released from priestly ministry in the Diocese of Raleigh to serve on the faculty of the School of Theology and Religious Studies at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C.

Reverend John J. Forbes, Pastor of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Raleigh, is appointed to a second six-year term as Pastor.

Reverend Martin Restrepo Franco, Parochial Vicar at Maria Reina de las Americas Parish, Mount Olive, Santa Teresa Mission, Beulaville and Santa Clara Mission, Magnolia, is appointed Parochial Vicar for ministry to the Hispanic community at Saint Michael the Archangel Parish, Cary.

Reverend Francisco Javier Garcia Gonzalez, Parochial Vicar at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Raleigh, is additionally appointed Priestly Minister to the Hispanic community at Saint Mary, Mother of the Church Parish, Garner.

Reverend Marco Antonio Gonzalez Hernandez, Parochial Vicar at Saint Mark Parish, Wilmington is appointed Pastor of Sacred Heart Parish, Whiteville and Our Lady of the Snows Mission, Elizabethtown.

Reverend Robert F. Ippolito, M.S., Pastor of Saint Brendan the Navigator Parish, Shallotte, is appointed Pastor of Saint Stephen Parish, Sanford.

Reverend Patrick A. Keane, Pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, Newton Grove, is appointed Pastor of Saint Mary Parish, Goldsboro.

Reverend Ryszard Kolodziej, Pastor of Saint Stanislaus Parish in Castle Hayne, is appointed Pastor of Saint Brendan the Navigator Parish in Shallotte.

Very Reverend Robert J. Kus, Pastor of Saint Mary Parish, Wilmington, is appointed to a second six-year term as Pastor.

Reverend Hector LaChapelle, M.S., Parochial Vicar at Saint Brendan the Navigator Parish, Shallotte, retires from active priestly ministry and will have residence at Saint Stephen Parish, Sanford.

Reverend Mr. Don E. Maloney, upon ordination to the Priesthood on June 2, 2012, is appointed Parochial Vicar at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Raleigh.

Reverend Roger Malonda Nyimi, Parochial Vicar at Saint Mary, Mother of the Church Parish, Garner, is appointed Administrator of Saint Stanislaus Parish, Castle Hayne and Saint Joseph Parish, Burgaw.

Reverend Paul M. Parkerson, Pastor of Sacred Heart Parish, Dunn, is appointed an additional one-year term as Pastor.

Reverend Johanes Teguh Raharjo, C.I.C.M., Administrator of Our Lady of the Rosary Mission, Louisburg, is appointed Pastor of Saint Eugene Parish, Wendell and Our Lady of the Rosary Mission, Louisburg.

Reverend Jaime Perez Restrepo, Parochial Vicar at Saint Michael the Archangel Parish, Cary, is appointed Administrator of Maria Reina de las Americas Parish, Mount Olive and Santa Teresa Mission in Beulaville.

Reverend JaVan Saxon, Pastor of Saint Mary Parish, Laurinburg, is appointed to a second six-year term as Pastor.

Reverend Robert T. Schriber, Administrator of Saint Mary, Mother of the Church Parish, Garner, is appointed Vice-Rector of Sacred Heart Cathedral, Raleigh.

Reverend Rafael Leon Valencia, Parochial Vicar at Saint Patrick Parish, Fayetteville, is appointed Pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, Newton Grove.

Reverend Monsignor Stephen C. Worsley, Pastor of Saint Stephen Parish, Sanford, is appointed Parochial Vicar at Saint Mark Parish, Wilmington.