Clergy Appointments Announced

Diocese of Fall River

OFFICIAL

His Excellency, the Most Reverend Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., D.D., Bishop of Fall River, has announced the following appointments and transfers:

Reverend Marek Chmurski, Parochial Vicar at Christ the King Parish in Mashpee to Administrator of Saint Margaret of Scotland Parish in Buzzards Bay;

Reverend Matthew M. Gill, Minister to the Hispanic Community at Saint Francis Xavier Parish in Hyannis, while remaining Parochial Vicar of Our Lady of Victory Parish in Centerville and Our Lady of the Assumption Parish in Osterville;

Reverend Andrew Johnson, Pastor of Saint Stanislaus and Good Shepherd Parishes in Fall River to Parochial Vicar of Corpus Christi Parish in East Sandwich;

Reverend Juan Carlos Muñoz-Montoya, Parochial Vicar of Corpus Christi Parish in East Sandwich to Parochial Vicar of the Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption, Good Shepherd and Saint Stanislaus Parishes in Fall River;

Revered Thomas Washburn, OFM., Pastor of Saint Margaret of Scotland Parish to Rector of the Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption in Fall River and Administrator of Good Shepherd and Saint Stanislaus Parishes in Fall River;

Reverend Richard D. Wilson, Rector of the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption, Fall River to Pastor of Holy Family Parish in East Taunton, Minister to the Hispanic Community of Taunton, and Director of Continuing Education and Formation of Clergy.

Effective: October 31, 2018

Reverend David C. Deston, Jr., Administrator of Saint Anne’s Church in Fall River to Chaplain of Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River, while remaining Chaplain of Bishop Connolly High School in Fall River with residence at Espirito Santo Rectory in Fall River.

Effective:  December 1, 2018

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PO Box 2577
Fall River, MA 02722

Phone: 508-675-1311
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