Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

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

Reverend Charles Bak, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend Luis Luna Barrera, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend Dennis P. Connell, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend Anthony R. DeFronzo: granted Bi-ritual Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective December 12, 2017.

Monsignor Steven A. Ferrari: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 9, 2018.

Reverend Kevin J. Forsyth: from Pastor of Our Lady of Mercy Parish, Plainville, to Medical Leave of Absence, effective January 22, 2018.

Reverend Peter Kucer, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend Michel Legault, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend John R. Lyons, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 9, 2018.

Reverend Paul J. Pace: reappointed Administrator of St. Francis Xavier Parish, Waterbury, effective February 22, 2018, for one additional year.

Reverend Edward J. Przygocki, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend Vincent A. Salamoni, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend Robert Sickler, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend Thomas Simon, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend Jeffrey Thompson, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Reverend David Zercie, MSA: renewal of Priestly Faculties* until December 31, 2018, effective January 10, 2018.

Deacon Michael Torres: from North American Martyrs Parish, East Hartford, to St. Martha Parish, Enfield, effective March 25, 2018, for a five-year term, in addition to duties as Catholic Chaplain for the Department of Correction for the State of Connecticut.

Deacon Carl M. Vecca: from St. Vincent Ferrer Parish, Naugatuck, to Mary, Mother of the Church, Waterbury, effective February 14, 2018, for a five-year term.

Reverend Ryan M. Lerner, Chancellor

March 23, 2018


* Clergy who are not incardinated in the Archdiocese of Hartford must request permission from the archbishop to minister here; that is, they request Faculties*.