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Official 4-21-12

The following is a list of newly retired priests and new pastoral appointments made by New Orleans Archbishop Gregory Aymond:

RETIREMENT

Reverend Dominic Huyen Duc Nguyen granted retirement from Our Lady of La Vang Mission, New Orleans, effective June 30, 2012.

Reverend John T. Hinton granted retirement as Pastor of Mater Dolorosa Parish, New Orleans, effective June 30, 2012.

OFFICIAL

APPOINTMENTS

In order to provide pastoral care for the People of the Archdiocese of New Orleans, Archbishop Aymond has made the following appointments:

DEANS

Reverend Msgr. Henry J. Bugler as Dean of the East Jefferson Deanery, effective July 1, 2012, for a three-year term.

 

 

 

 

Very Reverend John-Nhan Tran reappointed as Dean of the St. John-St. Charles Deanery, effective July 1, 2012, for a three-year term.

 

Very Reverend David J. Robicheaux reappointed as Dean of the City Park-Gentilly Deanery, effective May 1, 2012, for a three-year term.

 

 

 

 

PASTORS

 

Reverend John C. Arnone as Pastor of The Visitation of Our Lady Parish, Marrero, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

 

 

Reverend Joel P. Cantones as Pastor of St. Joseph the Worker Parish, Marrero, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

Reverend Paul S. Hart as Pastor of St. Ann Parish and Shrine, Metairie, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

 

 

Reverend Michael J. Kettenring as Pastor of St. Rita Parish, Harahan, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

Reverend Herbert J. Kiff Jr. as Pastor of Mater Dolorosa Parish, New Orleans, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

 

 

Reverend Robustiano Morgia as Pastor of St. John the Baptist Parish, Edgard, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

Reverend Luke Hungdung Nguyen as Pastor of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Violet, and St. Bernard Parish, St. Bernard, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

 

 

Reverend Michael J. Schneller as Pastor of Our Lady of the Lake Parish, Mandeville, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

Reverend John F. Talamo as Pastor of St. Andrew the Apostle Parish, New Orleans, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

 

 

Reverend Paul Van Tung Nguyen as Pastor of St. Rita Parish, New Orleans, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

Reverend Otis W. Young Jr. as Pastor of St. Peter Parish, Covington, effective July 1, 2012.

 

 

PAROCHIAL VICARS

Reverend Daniel E. Brouillette as Parochial Vicar, St. Peter Parish, Covington, effective July 1, 2012.

Reverend Robert T. Cooper as Parochial Vicar, St. Ann Parish and Shrine, Metairie, effective July 1, 2012.

Reverend Hoai T. Nguyen as Parochial Vicar, St. Luke Parish, Slidell, effective July 1, 2012.

Reverend Joseph Thang Dinh Tran as Parochial Vicar of Mary Queen of Vietnam Parish, New Orleans, with Pastoral Administration of Our Lady of La Vang Mission, New Orleans, effective July 1, 2012.

 

NEWLY ORDAINED PRIESTS

(to be ordained June 2, 2012)

Reverend Emile G. (Buddy) Noel as Parochial Vicar, Our Lady of the Lake Parish, Mandeville, effective July 1, 2012.

Reverend Garrett M. O’Brien as Parochial Vicar,  St. Joan of Arc Parish, LaPlace, effective July 1, 2012.

Reverend Kyle J. Sanders as Parochial Vicar, St. Rita Parish, Harahan, effective July 1, 2012.

Reverend Kurt R. Young as Parochial Vicar, St. Philip Neri Parish, Metairie, effective July 1, 2012.

SPECIAL MINISTRIES

Reverend Joseph E. Cazenavette to serve as Policy Advisor for the Defense of Marriage in the Secretariat of Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth, of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), effective May 29, 2012, with residence in Washington, D.C.

Reverend Dennis J. Hayes III as Parochial Vicar at St. Bonaventure Parish, Avondale, and Our Lady of the Angels Parish, Waggaman, while serving as part-time theology professor and Spiritual Director at Notre Dame Seminary, effective July 1, 2012.

Reverend Peter Tomczak on loan to the Diocese of Scranton, Pa., effective May 1, 2012.

TRANSITIONAL

DEACONS

(to be ordained May 19, 2012)

Reverend Mr. Travis Clark will participate in the Holy Land Formation program, followed by a Deacon internship at St. Rita Parish, Harahan, effective June 1, 2012.

Reverend Mr. Colin Braud as Deacon intern, St. Joan of Arc Parish, LaPlace, effective June 1, 2012.

Reverend Mr. Gary Copping as Deacon intern, St. Francis of Assisi Parish, New Orleans, effective June 1, 2012.

Reverend Mr. Daniel Green as Deacon intern, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, Belle Chasse, effective June 1, 2012.

Reverend Mr. Jonathan Hemelt as Deacon intern, St. Pius X Parish, New Orleans, effective June 1, 2012.

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