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Bishop Patrick J. McGrath and Bishop Oscar Cantú, in consultation with the Clergy Personnel Board, have made the following appointments, effective July 1, 2019, unless otherwise noted.O


Father Christopher Bologo Saint Simon Parish, Los Altos

Father Robert Brocato Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, San Jose

Father Martin Ezeador Saint Lawrence the Martyr Parish, Santa Clara

Father Michael Gazzingan Saint Joseph Parish, Mountain View

Father Thuc Si Ho Saint Simon Parish, Mountain View

Father Maurice Igboerika Saint Thomas Aquinas Parish, PaloAlto

Father Athanasius Kikoba Queen of Apostles Parish, San Jose

Father Severo Kuuopo Saint Thomas Aquinas Parish, PaloAlto

Father Prosper Molengi Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, San Jose

Father Mendie Nguyen Saint Joseph of Cupertino Parish, Cupertino

Father Joseph Page Our Lady of La Vang Parish, San Jose

Father Peter Luc Phan Saint Martin Parish, Sunnyvale

Father Paul Cuong Phan Our Lady of La Vang, San Jose

Father Rolando Santoianni Saint Athanasius Parish, Mountain View

Father Reynaldo Sarmiento Church of the Ascension Parish, Saratoga

Father José Guadalupe Vazquez Saint Clare Parish, Santa Clara


Father Hao Dinh Vicar General 
(serving concurrently as Pastor of Ascension Parish)

Monsignor Wilfredo Manrique Episcopal Vicar for Clergy
(serving concurrently as Pastor of Saint John the Baptist Parish)

Father Ritche S. Bueza Director SJSU Newman Center
(serving concurrently as Director of Vocations and Seminarians)

Father Gerardo Menchaca Vicar for Evangelization
(serving concurrently as Pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish)

Father Brendan McGuire Special Adviser to the Bishop
(serving concurrently as Pastor of Holy Spirit Parish)


Monsignor Francis Cilia, Sabbatical Father Richard Hilliard, Retirement (June1)

Father José Rubio, Retirement Father Oscar Tabujara, Retirement

Additional appointments, including those of permanent deacons and of the to-be-ordained priests and deacons will be announced in coming days/weeks.