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By Episcopal Vicar for Clergy Very Reverend John Balluff

Diocese of Joliet Priest Assignments 2021 - 2022

Assignments 2021 - 2022

Bishop Ronald A. Hicks, Bishop of Joliet, has made the following appointments which are effective on July 1, 2021.

Pastors / Administrator:

Rev. Max Behna as Pastor of St. Margaret Mary, Naperville

Rev. Mark Bernhard as Pastor of Notre Dame, Clarendon Hills

Rev. Thomas Dunn as Pastor of Sacred Heart, Lombard

Rev. Josh Miller as Pastor of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Coal City & Immaculate Conception, Braidwood

Rev. Anthony Nyamai as Pastor of St. Ambrose & St. Anne, Crest Hill

Rev. Grzegorz Podwysocki as Pastor of Our Mother of Good Counsel, Homer Glen & St. John Vianney, Lockport

Rev. Michal Twaruzek as Pastor of St. Charles Borromeo, Bensenville

Parochial Vicars:

Rev. Ryan Adorjan at Sts. Peter & Paul, Naperville & ¼ at Chesterton Academy, Lisle

Rev. Raed Bader at St. Isaac Jogues, Hinsdale

Rev. Eduardo Flores at St. Andrew the Apostle, Romeoville

Rev. Michael Groth changes to ½ time at Benet Academy while residing at Ss. Peter & Paul, Naperville

Rev. Jesus Oliveros at St. Petronille, Glen Ellyn

Rev. Roy Jacob, CMI at St. John Paul II, Kankakee

Rev. Jacob Kolawole at St. Michael, Wheaton

Newly ordained:

Rev. John Abulag at Cathedral of St. Raymond, Joliet

Rev. Samuel Conforti at St. Mary, Mokena

Special Assignments:

Rev. John Horan full time at Bishop McNamara High School, Kankakee; residing at St. John Paul II, Kankakee

Rev. Slawomir Ignasik on mission in Kenya

Rev. James Olofson studying in Rome

Senior Status:

Rev. Thomas Botheroyd

Rev. Paul Hottinger