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April 3, 2017

The following official appointments and announcements have been made by his Excellency, the Most Reverend John O. Barres, Bishop of Rockville Centre. All are effective
June 28, 2017 unless otherwise indicated.

PASTOR

Rev. Ryan Creamer, from Associate Pastor at St. Agnes Cathedral, Rockville Centre to
Pastor at Most Holy Trinity, East Hampton

Rev. Michael F. Duffy, from Associate Pastor at St. Kilian, Farmingdale to
Pastor at Our Lady of Lourdes, Malverne

Rev. Joseph Nixon, from Pastor at Sacred Heart, North Merrick to
Administrator at Our Lady of Miraculous Medal, Point Lookout

Rev. Henry W. Reid, from Associate Pastor at Holy Name of Mary, Valley Stream to
Pastor at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Patchogue

Rev. Stephen J. Brigandi, from Associate Pastor at Saint James, Seaford to
Pastor at Sacred Heart, North Merrick

Rev. Nicholas A. Zientarski, from Dean of Seminarians at St. Joseph’s Seminary, Yonkers to
Pastor at Saint Christopher, Baldwin

Rev. Kevin A. Thompson, from Associate Pastor at Sacred Heart, North Merrick to
Pastor at Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, Lake Ronkonkoma

Rev. John Ryan, from Administrator at Saint Jude, Mastic Beach to
Pastor at Saint Jude, Mastic Beach

Rev. Monsignor Steven R. Camp, from Pastor at Saint Christopher, Baldwin to
Pastor at Saint Patrick, Huntington

Rev. Stephen J. Pietrowski, from Pastor at Our Lady of Mercy, Hicksville to
Pastor at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, Centerport

Rev. John McCarthy, from Administrator at Our Lady of Lourdes, Malverne and High School Chaplain at Holy Trinity High School, Hicksville to
Pastor at Our Lady of Mercy, Hicksville