Pastoral Appointments and Clergy Changes

Nov 16, 2018 5:02:08 PM

Bishop Gary Gordon has, in consultation with the Priest Personnel Committee, made the following pastoral appointments and ministry changes:

Effective December 15, 2018   
  • Fr. Gilberto Orioli, on loan from the Compagnia di San Paolo, presently serving in Italy, appointed Pastor of St. Francis Xavier Parish in Mill Bay.           
Effective January 2, 2019:
  • Fr. Krystian Golisz SDS, presently serving as Pastor of St. Peter’s Parish in Nanaimo, will be on sabbatical with his Salvatorian community. 
  • Bishop Gary Gordon, assisted by Fr. Thomas Chinnappa, will serve St. Peter’s Parish in Nanaimo, until a full-time Pastor is appointed in the future.

Your support and prayers for the ongoing pastoral needs of the Diocese of Victoria are greatly appreciated.


Connie Dunwoody

Written by Connie Dunwoody

Connie Dunwoody serves as the Communications Coordinator for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Victoria.

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