Bishop Richard J. Malone announced that Father Innocent Onwukwe Diala has been appointed administrator of Mary Immaculate Parish, East Bethany and Pavilion, for a term of five years. Also, Father John Staak, OMI, a religious order priest, has been appointed to a full-time faculty position and member of the Formation Team at Christ the King Seminary, East Aurora.
The bishop also announced the first diaconal assignments for the newly ordained permanent deacons. Each assignment is for a term of three years.
Deacon Paul H. Bork has been assigned to diaconal ministry at St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Tonawanda, and a ministry of charity at the Buffalo Psychiatric Center, Buffalo.
Deacon Charles D. Esposito has been assigned to diaconal ministry at SS. Peter & Paul Parish, Williamsville, and a ministry of charity at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Williamsville. read more...