Most Reverend Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap., Archbishop of Philadelphia, announces the following appointments effective July 1, 2013:


Right Reverend Ronald J. Rossi, O.Praem., to Parochial Vicar with the status of Senior Priest, Saints Simon and Jude Parish, West Chester


Reverend Joseph A. Amalfitano, Pastor Emeritus, Immaculate Conception Parish, Marcus Hook, to Saint Madeline Parish, Ridley Park

Reverend Charles J. McElroy, Pastor Emeritus, Saint Mary Parish, Schwenksville, to Saint Joseph Parish, Ambler

Reverend James P. Olson, President, Monsignor Bonner/Archbishop Prendergast High School, from Saint Cyril of Alexandria Parish, East Lansdowne, to Saint Philomena Parish, Lansdowne

Reverend Steven P. Wetzel, O.S.F.S., from Pastor, Saint Joachim Parish, Philadelphia, to Chaplain for the Philadelphia Police Department, with residence at Saint Dominic Parish, Philadelphia