Archbishop Charles J. Chaput announces the following appointments effective as noted:


Reverend Mark G. Swope, from Parochial Vicar, St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Ambler, to Parochial Administrator, pro tem, Sacred Heart Parish, Oxford, effective September 6, 2016


Deacon Edward S. Jones, Permanent Deacon, St. Martin of Tours Parish, New Hope, effective August 22, 2016

Reverend Dennis J. Witalec, effective September 1, 2016. Father Witalec will continue to reside at St. Monica Parish, Philadelphia.



Reverend Brian A. Izzo, from Parochial Vicar, St. Agnes Parish, West Chester, to Parochial Vicar, pro tem, St. Anastasia Parish, Newtown Square, effective September 6, 2016

Reverend Brian Stacy, O.F.M. Cap., to Parochial Vicar, St. John the Evangelist Parish, Philadelphia, effective August 22, 2016



Reverend Ronald W. Check, from School Minister, Cardinal O’Hara High School, Springfield, to School Minister, Roman Catholic High School, Philadelphia, effective August 26, 2016


Reverend Marc F. Capizzi, from School Minister, Roman Catholic High School, Philadelphia, to health leave, effective August 26, 2016