Cardinal Donald Wuerl announced the following priest appointments this week. They are all effective July 5, 2018.

PASTORS

Msgr. Michael J. Mellone, to pastor, Annunciation Parish, Washington, from pastor, St. Mary of the Mills Parish, Laurel.

Father Scott S. Holmer, to pastor, St. Edward the Confessor Parish, Bowie, from administrator, St. Edward the Confessor Parish, Bowie.

Father Anthony E. Lickteig, to pastor, St. Mary of the Mills Parish, Laurel, from pastor, Holy Angels Parish, Avenue, and Sacred Heart Parish, Bushwood.

Father Robert G. Maro, to pastor, St. Francis Xavier Parish, Newtowne, from administrator, St. Francis Xavier Parish, Newtowne.

Father Kevin J. Regan, to pastor, St. John Neumann Parish, Gaithersburg, from pastor, Holy Family Parish, Hillcrest Heights.

Father Michal S. Sajnog, to pastor, Our Lady of the Wayside Parish, Chaptico, from administrator, Our Lady of the Wayside Parish, Chaptico.

ADMINISTRATORS

Father Mark A. Cusick, to administrator, St. Francis Xavier Parish, Washington, from parochial vicar, St. John the Evangelist Parish, Silver Spring.

Father Vincent J. DeRosa, to administrator, St. Mary, Mother of God Parish, Washington, from administrator, St. Francis Xavier Parish, Washington.

Father Matthew J. Fish, to administrator, Holy Family Parish, Hillcrest Heights, from parochial vicar, Holy Redeemer Parish, College Park.

Father Justin A. Huber, to administrator, Our Lady of the Presentation Parish, Poolesville, from parochial Vicar, St. Rose of Lima, Gaithersburg.

Father Samuel I. Plummer, to administrator, Sacred Heart Parish, Bushwood, and Holy Angels Parish, Avenue, from parochial vicar, Sacred Heart Parish, La Plata.

PAROCHIAL VICARS

Father Alberto Biondi, to parochial vicar, St. Catherine Labouré Parish, Wheaton, from parochial vicar St. Michael the Archangel Parish, Silver Spring.

Father Tony A. D’Souza, to parochial vicar, parochial Vicar, St. Martin of Tours Parish, Gaithersburg, from parochial vicar, St. John the Baptist Parish, Silver Spring.

Father Angel G. Fermín, to parochial vicar, Shrine of St. Jude Parish, Rockville, from parochial vicar, St. Martin of Tours Parish, Gaithersburg.

Father Shaun T. Foggo, to parochial vicar, St. John the Evangelist Parish, Silver Spring, from parochial Vicar, Shrine of St. Jude Parish, Rockville.

Father Robert F. Kilner, to parochial vicar, Sacred Heart Parish, La Plata, from continuing education, Pontifical North American College, Rome.

Father Cezary Kozubek, to parochial vicar, St. John the Baptist Parish, Silver Spring, from parochial vicar, St. Peter Parish, Waldorf, 

Father Jorge E. Ubau, to parochial vicar, St. Peter Parish, Waldorf, from parochial vicar, St. Mary Parish, Rockville.

CHAPLAIN

Father Daniel T. Gallaugher, to chaplain to the Catholic students and faculty at Gallaudet University, Washington, with special pastoral ministry to the Catholic deaf community in the Archdiocese of Washington, in residence at Saint Mary Parish, Landover Hills, from parochial Vicar, St. Bernadette Parish, Silver Spring.

RETIREMENT

Father Alfred J. Harris, to retirement, in private residence, from pastor, St. Mary, Mother of God Parish, Washington.

Father Vincent J. Rigdon, to retirement, residing at St Mary, Mother of God Parish, Washington, from pastor, Our Lady of the Presentation Parish, Poolesville.

OTHER CHANGES

Father Hyacinth C. Cordell, O.P., at the presentation of the Very Reverend Kennethe R. Letoile, O.P., Prior Provincial of the Dominican Friars, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, appoints to pastor, St. Dominic Parish, Washington, from parochial Vicar, St. Dominic Parish, Washington, effective July 1, 2018.

Father Emanuel P. Magro, at the presentation of his ordinary, Bishop Mario Grech, Bishop of Gozo, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington appoints to parochial vicar at St. Bernadette Parish, Silver Spring, for a term of one year, from faculty, The Catholic University of America, Washington, effective July 5, 2018.

Father P. Iván Pertiné, Director, Saint John Society, to chaplain to the Catholic students and faculty at American University, Washington, effective May 22.

DISCERNMENT

Father Joseph E. Rogers, 

to period of discernment with the Servants of the Pierced Heart of Jesus and Mary, Miami, Florida, from pastor, St. John Neumann Parish, Gaithersburg.