Official appointments

Bishop Joe Vásquez has made the following appointments, which are effective as of July 1.

• Father Anthony Alphonse pastor of St. Charles Borromeo Parish in Kingsland and Our Lady of the Lake in Sunrise Beach.

• Father Bernard Hung pastor of St. Mary Parish in Caldwell and Holy Rosary in Frenstat.

• Father Stephen Nesrsta pastor of Holy Trinity Parish in Corn Hill and Sts. Cyril and Methodius Parish in Granger.

• Father Joseph Nisari pastor of St. Joseph Parish in Dime Box and Holy Family in Lexington.

• Father Michael O’Connor pastor of St. Patrick Parish in Hutto in addition to his current assignment as pastor of St. John Vianney Parish in Round Rock.

• Father Celso Yu, MF, pastor of St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Franklin in addition to his current assignment as pastor of St. Mary Parish in Bremond.

• Father Joy Adimakkeel administrator of St. Joseph Parish in Waco, elevated to the office of pastor.

• Father Mark Hamlet administrator of Sacred Heart Parish in Austin, elevated to the office of pastor.

• Father Aloysius Nzekwe, MSP, administrator of St. Stephen Parish in Salado, elevated to the office of pastor.

• Father Jairo Sandoval Pliego, OP, administrator of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish in Taylor.

• Father Steve Sauser administrator of St. John the Baptist Parish in Fayetteville and St. Mary in Ellinger/Hostyn Hill.

• Father Will Straten administrator of Our Lady of Wisdom University Parish in San Marcos.

• Father Efrain Villanueva pastor of Santa Teresa Parish in Bryan.

• Father Brion Zarsky pastor of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish in Martindale and St. Michael Parish in Uhland.

• Father Jim Deaconson parochial vicar of St. Patrick Parish in Hutto.

• Father Augustine Ariwaodo (to be ordained on June 8) parochial vicar of St. Vincent de Paul Parish in Austin.

• Father. Jason Bonifazi (to be ordained on June 8) parochial vicar of St. Anthony Marie de Claret Parish in Kyle.

• Father Alex Caudillo (to be ordained on June 8) parochial vicar of St. William Parish in Round Rock.

• Father Barry Cuba (to be ordained on June 8) parochial vicar of St. Mary Catholic Center in College Station.

• Father Richard Dee Du, MF, parochial vicar of St. Mary Parish in Bremond and St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Franklin.

• Father Sushil Ekka, IMS, parochial vicar of St. Thomas More Parish in Austin.

• Father Ron Feather parochial vicar of St. Catherine of Siena Parish in Austin.

• Father Alirio Fernandez-Bueno parochial vicar of Sacred Heart Parish in Austin.

• Father Joseph Sae Eul Kim parochial vicar of St. Paul Chong Hasang Parish in Harker Heights

• Father Matthew Kinney parochial vicar of St. Joseph Parish in Killeen.

• Father Tim Nolt (to be ordained on June 8) parochial vicar of St. Helen Parish in Georgetown.

• Father Jonathan Raia parochial vicar of St. Mary Catholic Center in College Station.

• Father Vincent Romuald, SRC, parochial vicar of St. Louis Parish in Austin.

• Father Wade Russell parochial vicar of St. Theresa Parish in Austin.

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