End of Appointments, Departures and Appointments

At the end of his term as Administrator of Immaculate Conception Parish in Deer Lake, Father Boland will be on leave, after which he will assume his role as Pastoral Minister at Western Memorial Hospital and the Long-Term Care Facility in Corner Brook.  We are grateful to Father Boland for the parish pastoral ministry he had provided in this diocese these part 13 years.  Please join in praying for God’s blessings upon him during his time of transition and as he begins his new ministry among the sick and the aged.

While in his new assignment as Administrator of St. Francis Xavier Parish in St. Anthony, Father Echedo has offered to continue to provide ministry to Sacred Heart Parish in Conche until a new parish priest is appointed there later this year.  We are grateful to Father Vitus for his willingness to take on his new assignment and, for the time being, provide ministry in Conche.  Please join in praying for God’s blessings upon him and his ministry.

Father Anthony Anh ends his time as Administrator of Our Lady of the Snows Parish in Sheshatshiu and begins his new ministry in Natuashish in August.  We are grateful to Father Anh for the ministry he has provided and for his willingness to take on this new assignment.

Thank you to Father Aidan Devine for his willingness to provide ministry in Our Lady of the Snows Parish in Sheshatshiu until a new pastor is appointed there.

Having served in this diocese since 2006, and as Administrator of St. Francis Xavier parish in St. Anthony since August 2011, Father Anthony Nwaohiri will complete his time of pastoral ministry in our diocese at the end of July.  We are very grateful to him for his generous and loving ministry these past eight years and ask that you pray for God’s blessings upon him as he pursues a Master’s Degree in Pastoral Theology at the University of St. Paul’s in Ottawa.