Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Thursday, February 22, 2018

The Most Reverend Leonard P. Blair, S.T.D., has made the following appointments:

Reverend Dominic J. Valla: reappointed Pastor of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Oxford, for an additional year, effective January 18, 2016.

Reverend Lawrence R. Bock: reappointed Pastor of the Church of the Holy Spirit, Newington, for an additional year, effective February 18, 2016.

Reverend John L. Lavorgna: from medical leave of absence to temporary Parochial Vicar of the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception Parish, Waterbury, effective, February 17, 2016.

Reverend Karl Davis, O.M.I.: appointed Associate Chaplain at St. Thomas More Chapel and Center at Yale University, New Haven, effective immediately.

Reverend Michael J. Dolan: appointed Director of Interreligious Affairs for the Archdiocese of Hartford, effective immediately.

Reverend George Nadackal Varkey: from Parochial Vicar to Administrator of St. Vincent Ferrer Parish, Naugatuck, effective immediately.

Deacon Louis P. Fusco: from St. Monica Parish, Northford, and St. Augustine Parish, North Branford, to senior status as a Permanent Deacon of the Archdiocese of Hartford, effective immediately.

Deacon John L. Hart: from St. Monica Parish, Northford,and St. Augustine Parish, North Branford, to senior status as a Permanent Deacon of the Archdiocese of Hartford, effective immediately.

Deacon Crescenzo Vigliotta: granted diaconal faculties of the Achdiocese of Hartford and assigned to St. Bernard Parish, Enfield, effective immediately.

Deacon Paul P. Iadarola: from St. Anthony Parish, Prospect, and St. Margaret Parish, Waterbury, to St. Bridget and St. Thomas Becket Parishes, Cheshire, effective March 1, 2016.

Reverend Christopher M. Tiano: from Pastor of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, South Windsor, to Pastor of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Parish, Derby, effective March 9, 2016.

Reverend Michael J. Dolan: appointed Pastor of St. Francis of Assisi Parish in South Windsor, effective March 9, 2016, in addition to his duties as Pastor of St. Margaret Mary, South Windsor.

Reverend Carlos A. Castrillón: from Parochial Vicar of Holy Family Church, Enfield, to Parochial Vicar of St. Margaret Mary and St. Francis of Assisi Parishes, South Windsor, effective March 9, 2016.

Deacon Salvatore Defilippo to senior status as a Permanent Deacon of the Archdiocese of Hartford, effective August 26, 2015.

Reverend George S. Mukuka, Chancellor

February 19, 2016