Official appointments from the Office of the Bishop
Reverend Michael B. Haag is appointed Chaplain at Blackburn College, Carlinville, in addition to his appointment as Pastor of Ss. Mary and Joseph Parish, Carlinville, Illinois, of Ss. Simon and Jude Parish, Gillespie, and of St. Joseph Parish, Benld, effective July 1, 2015.
Senior Priest (Correction)
Reverend R. Joseph Simburger is appointed Senior Priest in residence at St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Decatur, from Parochial Administrator of St. Clare Parish, Altamont, of St. Anne Parish, Edgewood, and of St. Mary Parish, St. Elmo, effective Aug. 1, 2015.
Deacon Robert F. Crosby is appointed to assist the pastor of St. Elizabeth Parish, Marine, and of St. James Parish, St. Jacob, while retaining his diaconal duties at St. Jerome Parish, Troy, effective July 1, 2015.