Family and Pastoral Life

Secretariat For Family and Pastoral Life
Jennifer A. Ruggiero, Secretary
Phone: (732) 562-1990 ext. 1629
Rev. Brian J. Nolan, DMin, Theological and Pastoral Advisor

Office of Human Life and Dignity

Jennifer A. Ruggiero, Director
(732) 562-1990 ext. 1629
Angela Marshall, Program Coordinator
(732) 562-1990 ext. 1543
Email: respect.life@diometuchen.org 

Office of Family Life Ministry

Rev. Abraham Orapankal, Theological Advisor
Aida R. Matos, Bilingual Administrative Assistant
Phone: (732) 243-4573
Email: family.life@diometuchen.org

Courage / Encourage
Rev. David Skoblow, Chaplain, Encourage
Rev. Thomas A. Odorizzi, CO, Chaplain, Courage

Apostolate for Military Veterans and Families
Email: amvf@diometuchen.org

Office of Discipleship Formation for Children

Carol Mascola, Director
Phone: (732) 529-7930
Email: catechesis@diometuchen.org

Office of Cultural Diversity Ministries

Sr. Ruth Bolarte, IHM, Director
Email: rbolarte@diometuchen.org
Phone: (732) 562-2454

Rev. Juan Carlos Gaviria, Coordinator of Hispanic Lay Formation
Email: jgaviria@diometuchen.org 
Phone: (732) 243-4571

Aida R. Matos, Bilingual Administrative Assistant
Email: hispanic.ministry@diometuchen.org
Phone: (732) 243-4573

                  African American, African and Caribbean Apostolate
                  Rev. Alphonsus Kariuki, Co-Coordinator
                  Deacon Enock Berluche Sr., Co-Coordinator

                  Chinese Apostolate
                  Philip Wu, Coordinator

                  Filipino Apostolate
                  Rev. Roberto Coruña, Coordinator

                  Hungarian Apostolate
                 
Rev. Imre Juhasz, Coordinator

                  Indian and Sri Lankan Apostolate
                 
Position vacant

                  Indonesian Apostolate
                  Ian Supardi, Coordinator

                  Korean Apostolate
                  Rev. Namwoog, "Stephen" Lee, Coordinator

                  Polish Apostolate
                  Rev. Waldemar Latkowski, CSsR, Coordinator

                  Portuguese and Brazilian Apostolate
                  Coordinator Position Vacant

                  Vietnamese Apostolate
                  Rev. Peter Tran, Coordinator 

Office for Persons with Disabilities

Rev. John G. Hillier, PhD, Director
Phone: (732) 562-2430
Prayer Requests: (732) 765-6432
Email: catholicswithdisabilities@gmail.com

Office of Catholic Rural Ministry

Rev. Michael C. Saharic, Coordinator
Email: msaharic@diometuchen.org

Office of Ecumenical Affairs

Rev. Guy W. Selvester, MDiv, MA, Director