The Most Reverend Leonard P. Blair, S.T.D., has made the following appointments:
Reverend Janusz Kukulka: to Parochial Vicar of Holy Spirit Parish, Newington, effective November 18, 2016.
Very Reverend Christopher M. Ford: to Administrator of St. Lucy Parish, Waterbury, in addition to duties as Rector, Basilica of the Immaculate Conception Parish, Waterbury, Administrator of the Shrine of St. Anne for Mothers Parish, Waterbury, and Episcopal Vicar for the Waterbury Vicariate, effective November 23, 2016.
Reverend Michael A. Ruminski: to Administrator of Immaculate Conception Parish, New Hartford, and Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, Harwinton, effective November 25, 2016.
Reverend John R. Mariano: to Parochial Vicar of the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception Parish, Waterbury, in addition to duties as Parochial Vicar of SS. Peter and Paul and St. Leo the Great parishes, Waterbury, effective December 1, 2016.
Reverend Daniel James Sullivan: to Administrator of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Hamden, in addition to duties of Priestly Ministry at St. Joan of Arc Parish, Hamden, effective January 23, 2017.
Reverend John Powers, C.P.: Renewal of Priestly Faculties until December 31, 2017, effective November 15, 2016.
Reverend Joseph M. O’Neil, M.S.: Renewal of Priestly Faculties until December 31, 2017, effective November 28, 2016.
Deacon Roger R. Albert: Senior Status,* effective February 18, 2017.
Reverend Ryan M. Lerner: to Chancellor the Archdiocese of Hartford, in addition to duties as Secretary to the Archbishop. effective Dec. 12, 2016.
Reverend George S. Mukuka, J.C.L.: to Judicial Vicar of the Archdiocese of Hartford pro tem, in addition to duties as Administrator of St. Timothy Parish, West Hartford, effective Dec. 12, 2016.
* Because deacons and priests have received the sacrament of holy orders and therefore never retire in the canonical sense, the term "senior status" describes their status.
— Reverend Ryan M. Lerner, Chancellor