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Bishop Checchio announces clergy appointments

May 08, 2018

The Most Rev. James F. Checchio today announced the following clergy appointments and has asked all to keep these priests of the Diocese of Metuchen and their new responsibilities in your prayers:

Diocesan Appointments

Rev. Msgr. Edward C. Puleo
Appointed Episcopal Vicar for Clergy and Consecrated Life (effective July 1, 2018)
Msgr. Puleo will continue as Pastor of St. Elizabeth-St. Brigid, Far Hills-Peapack

Rev. Msgr. John N. Fell
Appointed Director of Priest Personnel (effective July 1, 2018)
Fr. Fell will ontinue as Diocesan Vicar for Health Care

Parish Appointments


High Bridge
Rev. James Kyrpczak as administrator, St. Joseph (effective June 30, 2018)
59 Main Street, High Bridge, NJ 08829-1902 ▪


Rev. John Gloss
as pastor, St. John Vianney (effective June 30, 2018)
420 Inman Avenue, Colonia, NJ 07067 ▪

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