Bishop Lawrence Persico has made the following clergy appointments:

  • Father Mark Nowak, pastor of St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Cambridge Springs, and its mission of St. Bernadette, Saegertown, and chaplain SCI Cambridge Springs, while continuing as director of the Permanent Diaconate Formation Program, effective Aug. 1, 2018
  • Father Thomas Trocchio, pastor of St. Mark the Evangelist and Mount Calvary parishes, Erie, effective Aug. 1, 2018
  • Father Andrew Boyd, parochial vicar of St. Agatha, St. Brigid and St. Mary of Grace parishes, Meadville, effective Aug. 1, 2018
  • Father Ian McElrath, parochial vicar of St. Joseph and St. Stephen parishes, Oil City, effective Aug. 1, 2018
  • Father Scott Detisch, administrator of St. John the Evangelist Parish, Girard, and adjunct faculty member of St. Mary Seminary, Wickliffe, Ohio, effective Aug. 17, 2018
  • Father Jason Feigh, administrator of St. Francis Xavier Parish, McKean, while continuing on the faculty of Cathedral Preparatory School, effective Aug. 1, 2018.
  • Father William Miller, retired effective Aug. 17, 2018.