Assignments for 03.30.23


At his own initiative, and with the support of the Diocese of Providence, Father George K. Nixon has petitioned for and has received a dispensation from all obligations associated with the sacred priesthood. Mr. Nixon’s dispensation, granted by the Holy See, became effective on March 2, 2023.
Reverend Barry J. Gamache, from Pastor, St. Mary Parish, Bristol, to Pastor Emeritus, St. Mary Parish, Bristol, effective July 1, 2023.
Reverend Francis P. Kayatta, from Pastor, St. Mary, Star of the Sea Parish, Narragansett, to Pastor Emeritus, St. Mary, Star of the Sea Parish, Narragansett, effective July 1, 2023.
Very Reverend Francis A. O’Loughlin, from Pastor, Jesus Saviour Parish, Newport, to Pastor Emeritus, Jesus Saviour Parish, Newport, effective July 1, 2023.
At his request and for reasons of health, Reverend Kris Von Maluski has been granted permission to retire from active ministry, effective July 1, 2023.
Reverend Felimon Rodriguez Sixtos, CS, to Administrator, St. Bartholomew Parish, Providence, effective March 8, 2023.
Reverend Mauricio Romero Viquez, OFM Cap, to part time Assistant Pastor, Holy Ghost Parish, Providence and St. Joseph Parish, Newport, effective March 1, 2023.