Clergy Appointment

Associate pastors: Rev. Raphael Christianson, O.P., to associate pastor of St. Vincent Ferrer Parish, River Forest.
Rev. George Gabriel Gonzalez, priest of the Archdiocese of Mercedes-Lujan, Argentina, to associate pastor of St. John Vianney Parish, Northlake. Rev. Steven Petroff, C.S.P., to associate pastor of Old St. Mary Parish, South Michigan Avenue.
Rev. Sergio Enrique Rivas Tamayo, O.S.B., to associate pastor of Sacred Heart Parish, Melrose Park.

Casa Jesus: Rev. Timothy Monahan, to director of Casa Jesus, while retaining duties as director of the Office of Vocations.

Hospital chaplain: Rev. Lukas Ouda, from associate pastor of Blessed Sacrament Parish, South Hermitage Avenue, to chaplain at University of Chicago Medical Center and resident at St. Joachim Parish, East 91st Street.

Retirement: Rev. James Joslyn, from chaplain for the U.S. Navy, to retire after 44 years of service to the church.
Rev. Joseph Mulcrone, from director for the Office of the Deaf, to retire after 46 years of service to the church.