Diocese of Orlando announces new clergy assignments for July

Bishop John Noonan has issued the following clergy assignments for parishes across the Diocese of Orlando.

Reverend Anthony Aarons
Reverend Aarons will become the Diocesan Director of Spiritual Development of San Pedro Spiritual Development Center effective July 1. He is currently the Chaplain of Bishop Moore High School and Catholic Charities of Central Florida in Orlando.

Reverend Carlos Bedoya
Reverend Bedoya is appointed Spiritual Advisor of Movimiento Juan XXIII in the Diocese of Orlando effective July 1. Reverend Bedoya is pastor of St. Mary of the Lakes Parish in Eustis. Reverend Carlos Bedoya is also appointed Diocesan Liaison of Comunidad Siervos de Cristo Vivo effective immediately.

Reverend Ralph Duwell
Reverend Duwell will become administrator pro tem of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Orlando effective July 15. Reverend Duwell will continue his pastorship of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church and the school campuses of Bishop Moore Catholic High School, St. Charles Borromeo Catholic School, and Morning Star Catholic School.

Reverend Alvaro Jimenez
Reverend Jimenez will become Chaplain of Halifax Hospital and Parochial Vicar of the Basilica of St. Paul effective July 1. He is currently Parochial Vicar of St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Lakeland.

Reverend ‘Andrew’ Chien Nguyen
Reverend Nguyen is appointed Chaplain of Florida Hospital and Parochial Vicar of St. James Cathedral, Orlando effective July 1 and will continue as chaplain for the Vietnamese community in Volusia County.

Reverend Cyril Offiong, S.D.V.
Reverend Offiong, S.D.V. is appointed Parochial Vicar of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Apopka effective July 1.

Very Reverend Ivan Olmo
Very Reverend Olmo is appointed Chaplain of Melbourne Central Catholic High School effective July 1. He will continue as Pastor of St. Mary Catholic Church in Rockledge and Vicar Forane of the Southern Deanery.

Reverend Mathew Vettath, S.D.V.
Reverend Vettath, S.D.V. will become Parochial Administrator of St. Francis Catholic Church, Apopka effective July 1. He is currently an extern serving St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Apopka as Parochial Vicar.

Very Reverend Edward Waters
Reverend Waters is appointed Administrator Pro-Tem of St. Faustina Catholic Church, Clermont effective immediately. He will continue to serve as pastor of St. Timothy Catholic Church, The Villages and Administrator Pro-Tem of St. Mary of the Lakes, Eustis.

July 1, 2019