CHARLESTON—Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone made appointments for seven priests in the Diocese of Charleston, effective Aug. 8:
Msgr. Chester M. Moczydlowski was placed on medical leave as pastor of St. John the Beloved in Summerville.
Father Robert A. Spencer was appointed administrator pro-tem of St. John the Beloved in Summerville.
Father Filip Wodecki was appointed administrator of Our Lady of the Valley in Gloverville and St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Edgefield, with sacramental responsibilities at Edgefield Federal Correctional Institution.
Father Binil Jose Attappattu, CRM, was appointed parochial vicar at Immaculate Conception in Goose Creek.
Father Agustin Torm was appointed parochial vicar at Our Lady, Star of the Sea in North Myrtle Beach and Church of the Resurrection Mission in Loris.
Father José Orlando Cheverría Jiménez was appointed parochial vicar at St. Mary Church in Greenville, with sacramental responsibilities at San Sebastian Mission in Greenville and to the Spanish-speaking community at Our Lady of Lourdes in Greenwood.
Father José Hugo Ruíz Marentes was appointed administrator of St. Mark in Newberry, Holy Spirit Mission in Laurens, and St. Boniface in Joanna.