Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz has made the following appointments, effective June 19, 2013:
The Reverend Patrick J. Dolan, pastor, Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Church.
The Reverend Christopher S. Rhodes, associate pastor, the Basilica of St. Joseph Proto-Cathedral, Bardstown, Ky.
The Reverend George S. Illikkal, C.M.I., associate pastor, St. Augustine Church, Lebanon, Ky., and Holy Name of Mary Church, Calvary, Ky.
The Reverend Deljo L. Puthur, C.M.I., associate pastor, St. Martin of Tours Church, Louisville, Ky.
The Reverend Matthew T. Hardesty, administrator, Holy Trinity Church, Fredericktown, Ky., and Holy Rosary Church, Manton, Ky.
The Reverend David J. Carr, administrator, St. Bernard Church, Clementsville, Ky., and Sacred Heart Church, Liberty, Ky.
The Reverend Gary T. Padgett will continue as pastor for a year at the Church of the Ascension.
The Reverend R. Joseph Hemmerle will continue as pastor of St. Francis of Assisi Church, St. Francis, Ky., and Holy Cross Church, Holy Cross, Ky.
The Reverend Kenneth R. Fortener will continue as administrator of St. Vincent de Paul Church, New Hope, Ky., and St. Ann Church, Howardstown, Ky.
The Reverend James M. Reinhart will continue as administrator of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Campbellsville, Ky., Our Lady of the Hills Church in Finley, Ky., and at Our Lady of Fatima Church in Phillipsburg, Ky.
The Reverend Michael T. Wimsatt will continue graduate students at Catholic University and serve as associate director for seminarians.
The following are to be ordained May 25th:
The Reverend Nicholas J. Brown, associate pastor, St. James Church in Elizabethtown, Ky., St. Ambrose Church in Cecilia, Ky., and St. Ignatius Church in White Mills, Ky.
The Reverend Christopher B. Lubecke, associate pastor of St. Albert the Great Church.