CHARLESTON—Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone has made the following appointments for priests:
Effective June 7:
Father Richard W. Jackson, from parochial vicar, St. Andrew Church, Myrtle Beach, to parochial vicar, St. Anthony Church, Florence;
Father Casmir Maduakor, parochial vicar, St. Andrew Church, Myrtle Beach.
Effective June 8:
Father James L. LeBlanc, from pastor, St. Mary Help of Christians Church, Aiken, to pastor, St. Andrew Church, Myrtle Beach; retaining assignment as director of the Office of Family Life.
Effective July 1:
Father D. Anthony Droze, pastor, Church of the Resurrection Mission, Loris; retaining assignment as pastor, Our Lady, Star of the Sea Church, North Myrtle Beach;
Father S. Matthew Gray, newly ordained, to parochial vicar, St. Joseph Church, Columbia;
Father Agustin Guzmán, CO, newly ordained, to administrator, St. Mary Church, Rock Hill;
Father William S. Hearne, newly ordained, to parochial vicar, St. Michael Church, Garden City;
Father Jeffrey F. Kirby, from chaplain, Cardinal Newman High School, Columbia, to chaplain, Bishop England High School; retaining assignments as vicar for vocations; director of Drexel House: Catholic Residence for Men, Charleston; and diocesan chaplain to the Boy Scouts of America;
Father David D. Nerbun, newly ordained, to parochial vicar, St. Gregory the Great Church, Bluffton, with additional ministry as chaplain, University of South Carolina, Beaufort.
Effective July 6:
Father Andrew J. Trapp, from parochial vicar, St. Michael Church, Garden City, to administrator, Transfiguration Church, Blythewood, and St. Theresa Church, Winnsboro, with additional ministry as chaplain to Cardinal Newman High School, Columbia, and Presbyterian College, Clinton.
Effective July 9:
Father David Q. Phan, OFM, on loan from Holy Name Province, to parochial vicar, St. Anthony of Padua Church, Greenville, and Vietnamese Ministry in the diocese with particular attention to Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Greenville, and residence at St. Anthony Friary;
Father Khoa Nguyen, OFM, from parochial vicar, St. Anthony of Padua Church, Greenville, and Vietnamese Ministry in the diocese, returns to Holy Name Province.
Effective Aug. 1:
Father Peter Sousa, CSsR, on loan from Southeastern Province of Redemptorists, to parochial vicar, Catholic Community of Sumter.