Clergy appointments

The Most Reverend Paul S. Loverde, Bishop of Arlington, has announced the following clergy appointments effective on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, except where noted differently.

Pastors
Reverend James C. Hudgins - from Parochial Administrator of the Church of Saint Jude in Fredericksburg to Pastor of the Church of Saint Jude in Fredericksburg.

Reverend Ramel O. Portula, C.I.C.M. - from service outside the diocese to Pastor of the Church of Saint Ann in Arlington.

Reverend Leopoldo M. Vives, D.C.J.M. - from service outside the diocese to Pastor of the Church of Queen of Apostles in Alexandria.

Reverend Matthew H. Zuberbueler - from Parochial Administrator of the Church of Saint Louis in Alexandria to Pastor of the Church of Saint Louis in Alexandria.

Parochial Vicars
Reverend William M. Aitcheson -
from Parochial Vicar at Church of Saint Timothy in Chantilly to Parochial Vicar at the Church of the Saint Theresa in Ashburn.

Reverend Kevin J. Beres - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Michael in Annandale to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint John the Baptist in Front Royal.

Reverend Joseph D. Bergida - from graduate studies at the Pontifical North American College in Rome to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Andrew in Clifton, effective July 8, 2013.

Reverend Vincent P. Bork - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Elizabeth in Colonial Beach, and the Mission of Saint Anthony in King George, Virginia, to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Rita in Alexandria.

Reverend Richard T. Carr - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint John the Baptist in Front Royal to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Michael in Annandale.

Reverend Kevin J. Fimian - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Michael in Annandale to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Patrick in Fredericksburg.

Reverend Andrew J. Heintz - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Queen of Apostles in Alexandria to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Francis de Sales in Kilmarnock with particular responsibility at the Mission Church of Saint Paul in Hague.

Reverend Stephen Holmes - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Ambrose in Annandale to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Fredericksburg.

Reverend Anthony J. Killian - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament in Alexandria to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint William of York in Stafford.

Reverend Mark Mullaney - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Andrew the Apostle in Clifton to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Elizabeth in Colonial Beach and the Mission Church of Saint Anthony in King George.

Reverend Javier Nieva, D.C.J.M. - from service outside the diocese to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Queen of Apostles in Alexandria.

Reverend Carroll L. Oubre - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Agnes in Arlington to Parochial Vicar at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Annandale.

Reverend Edwin E. Perez - from Chaplain and Assistant Principal of Bishop Ireton High School and residence at the Church of Saint Rita in Alexandria to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton in Lake Ridge.

Reverend Anthony J. Pinizzotto, O.S.F.S. - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Timothy in Chantilly to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Luke in McLean.

Reverend Lino Rico Rostro - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Ann in Arlington to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Fredericksburg.

Reverend James R. Searby - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton in Lake Ridge to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Charles Borromeo in Arlington.

Reverend William Neftali Serrano - from service outside the diocese to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Bernadette in Springfield, was effective June 7, 2013.

Reverend Charles C. Smith - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Veronica in Chantilly to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Ambrose in Annandale.

Reverend Daniel S. Spychala - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Theresa in Ashburn to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Lawrence in Alexandria.

Reverend Stefan P. Starzynski - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Mary of Sorrows in Fairfax to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Timothy in Chantilly.

Special Assignments
Reverend Brian G. Bashista -
from Director of the Diocesan Office of Vocations to Chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry at Marymount University in Arlington, with residence at the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes in Arlington, effective August 5, 2013.

Reverend Edward J. Bresnahan - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Fredericksburg to Chaplain and Assistant Principal at Bishop Ireton High School in Alexandria with residence at the Church of Saint Mary in Alexandria.

Reverend Joel D. Jaffe - from Promoter for Vocations for the Diocese of Arlington and Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Luke in McLean, to Director of the Diocesan Office of Vocations with residence at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament in Alexandria.

Reverend Geronimo (Jerome) A. Magat - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint William of York in Stafford, to a period of discernment with the Society of Saint Sulpice, was effective on Saturday, June 1, 2013.

Reverend Richard A. Mullins - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Francis de Sales in Kilmarnock with particular responsibility at the Mission Church of Saint Paul in Hague, to a vocational discernment for the establishment of an Oratory in the Archdiocese of Washington.

Reverend Kevin B. Walsh - from Pastor of the Church of Queen of Apostles in Alexandria to full-time studies at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome.

Reverend Jerry A. Wooton - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Patrick in Fredericksburg, to a period of discernment with the Franciscans of the Custody of the Holy Land, effective August 1, 2013.

Reverend Jamie R. Workman - from full-time Canon Law Studies at the Catholic University of America to full-time ministry in the Office of Canonical Affairs and the Diocesan Tribunal, with residence at the Church of Saint Luke in McLean.
Retired

Reverend Donald C. Greenhalgh - from Pastor of the Church of Saint Ann in Arlington to Pastor Emeritus at the Church of Saint Mary of Sorrows in Fairfax.

Reverend Frank J. Ready, V.G. - from Vicar General for Pastoral Services to Vicar General Emeritus with retired status and continuing residence at the Church of Saint Agnes in Arlington, as well as Vicar for Religious, Chaplain to the Arlington Diocesan Council of Catholic Women and Associate State Chaplain of the Knights of Columbus.

Newly Ordained
Reverend Nicholas R. Barnes - newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Annandale for the period of June 26, 2013, to September 6, 2013 at which time he will return Pontifical North American College in Rome for graduate theological studies.

Reverend Brendan W. Bartlett - newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Winchester.

Reverend Jason C. Burchell - newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Agnes in Arlington.

Reverend Thomas B. Cavanaugh - newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Theresa in Ashburn.

Reverend Christopher H. Hayes - newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Mary of Sorrows in Fairfax.

Reverend Michael C. Isenberg - newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Veronica in Chantilly.

Reverend Eric L. Shafer - newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament in Alexandria.

Transitional Deacon Assignments
Reverend Mr. Christopher P. Christensen - newly ordained, Deacon at the Cathedral of Saint Thomas More in Arlington, effective June 10, 2013.

Reverend Mr. Brian B. McAllister - newly ordained, Deacon at the Church of Saint James in Falls Church, effective June 10, 2013.

Reverend Mr. Mauricio R. Pineda - newly ordained, Deacon at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament in Alexandria, effective June 10, 2013.

Reverend Mr. Scott Sina - newly ordained, Deacon at the Church of Saint John the Beloved in McLean, effective June 10, 2013.

Reverend Mr. Steven R. Walker - newly ordained, Deacon at the Church of Saint Ambrose in Annandale, effective June 10, 2013.

Permanent Deacons
Deacon Paul A. D'Antonio -
newly ordained, to Permanent Deacon at the Church of Saint Patrick in Fredericksburg, was effective June 1, 2013.

Deacon Donald P. Libera, Jr. - newly ordained, to Permanent Deacon at the Church of Saint John the Evangelist in Warrenton, was effective June 1, 2013.

Deacon Jonathan D. Williams - newly ordained, to Permanent Deacon at the Church of Saint John the Evangelist in Warrenton, was effective June 1, 2013.

Priests in Residence

Reverend Ignacio de Ribera, D.C.J.M. - from service outside the diocese to Priest in Residence at the Church of Queen of Apostles in Alexandria.
Changes in Residence

Reverend Frederick. H. Edlefsen - from Priest in Residence at the Church of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Fredericksburg to Priest in Residence at the Church of Saint Jude in Fredericksburg, while continuing as Chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg.

Reverend Andrew Phy Vinh Luong - from Priest in Residence at the Church of Queen of Apostles in Alexandria to Priest in Residence at the Church of Saint Michael in Annandale.

Reverend Paul Quang Van Nguyen - from Priest in Residence at the Church of Queen of Apostles in Alexandria to Priest in Residence at the Church of Saint Raymond of Peñafort in Springfield.

Religious Personnel Assigned Outside the Diocese
Reverend David M. Sharland, Y.A. (Diocese of Fall River) - from Chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry at Marymount University in Arlington, to pastoral service in the Diocese of Richmond.

© Arlington Catholic Herald 2013