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Several clergy changes made in diocese

By Norwalk Reflector staff • Jul 6, 2019 at 6:00 PM

TOLEDO — The Catholic Diocese of Toledo typically uses the summer season to shift placement of its clergy. This summer, the diocese moved priests into or away from this area.

Bishop Daniel E. Thomas announced the clergy appointments and transfers that took effect Monday.

Listed is a summary of those announcements concerning local Catholic churches and priests with local ties.

Rev. Nelson G. Beaver, from Pastor, Resurrection Parish, Lexington and Saint Mary of the Snows Parish, Mansfield, to Senior Status. Father Beaver remains on administrative leave. Beaver formerly served at St. Mary’s in Norwalk.

Rev. Ronald J. Brickner, from Pastor, Saint Mary Parish, Vermilion, to Pastor, Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, New London, and Presbyteral Moderator and Chaplain, Saint Mary Parish, Wakeman.

Rev. Kishore Kottana, from Pastor, Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, New London, and Presbyteral Moderator and Chaplain, Saint Mary Parish, Wakeman, to Parochial Vicar, Saint Rose of Lima Parish, Perrysburg.

Very Rev. Eric P. Schild, from Pastor, Saint Jerome Parish, Walbridge and Interim President, Cardinal Stritch Catholic High School and Academy, Oregon, Ohio, to Pastor, Saint Joseph Parish, Maumee.

Rev. Matthew C. Frisbee, from Parochial Vicar, Holy Angels Parish, Saint Mary Parish, and Saints Peter and Paul Parish, Sandusky, to Pastor, Resurrection Parish, Lexington and Saint Mary of the Snows Parish, Mansfield.

Rev. John Christopher Jesudhason, SAC, from Parochial Vicar, Saint Joseph Church, Maumee, to Parochial Vicar, Holy Angels Parish, Saint Mary Parish, and Saints Peter and Paul Parish, Sandusky.

Rev. Paul A. Schreiner, from Parochial Vicar, Saint Patrick of Heatherdowns Parish, Toledo, to Parochial Administrator, Saint Mary Parish, Vermilion.

Rev. Gary R. Walters, from Pastor, Saint Mary Parish, Tiffin, and Saint Pius X Parish, Sycamore, to Senior Status.

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