Clergy Assignments 2022-2023

At Archbishop Cordileone’s request, and with appreciation to the Priest Personnel Board, please see, below, the Clergy Announcement for fiscal year 2022-2023.

Effective July 1, 2022:

Reverend Kevin Kennedy 
continuing as Pastor of Our
Lady of Fatima, San Francisco
Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption
Reverend Vito J. Perrone, COSJ Mater Dolorosa Parish, South San Francisco
Reverend Roland S. De la RosaSaint Bruno Parish, San Bruno
Reverend Arturo L. AlbanoSaint Vincent de Paul Parish, San Francisco

Effective July 1, 2022 unless otherwise indicated:

Reverend Allan Roy E. RemoHoly Name of Jesus Parish, San Francisco
Reverend William C. Nicholas
Effective September 1, 2022
to February 28, 2023
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Mill Valley

Effective February 1, 2023 – July 31, 2023, remaining as Parochial Vicar at Cathedral until August 31, 2022
Saint Patrick Parish, Larkspur
Reverend Andrew P. Spyrow
Continuing as Vicar for Clergy
St. Monica – Saint Thomas Apostle Parish, San Francisco
Reverend Raymond D. Tyohemba
Continuing as part-time Administrator
and continuing as part-time Chaplain
at UCSF, Mission Bay
St. Finn Barr Parish, San Francisco

Effective July 1, 2022:

Rev. Msgr. Michael PadazinskiSt. Patrick Parish, Larkspur

Efective July 1, 2022, unless otherwise indicated

Reverend Clement C. OkekeOur Lady of Loretto, Parish, Novato
Reverend Gerardo VázquezSt. Peter Cluster, San Francisco
Reverend Jerald M. GeronimoSt. Mary’s Cathedral San Francisco
Reverend  Michael B. BrillantesChurch of the Epiphany Parish, San Francisco
Reverend Michael Oringa
Effective: pending Immigration process
Saint Brendan Church, San Francisco
Reverend Antonio De GuzmanSaint Pius Church, Redwood City
Reverend Sebastian BulaStar of the Sea Parish, San Francisco
Reverend Celestine O. TyowuaSaint Cecilia Parish, San Francisco
Reverend Jose Shaji
Effective October 10, 2022
Our Lady of Mercy Parish, Daly City
Reverend Marvin Paul FelipeOur Lady of Perpetual Help, Daly City
Reverend Michael P. RochaSt. Monica – St. Thomas Apostle Parish,
San Francisco
Reverend Gabriel Wankar
Effective October 10, 2022
Immaculate Heart of Mary, Belmont
Reverend Joseph Homick, COSJMater Dolorosa Parish, South San Francisco
Reverend Thomas Basquel C.S.SpSaint Dunstan Parish, Millbrae
Reverend Rufino Jose O. GepigaSaint Matthew Parish, San Mateo


Reverend Moises R. Agudo
Effective July 1, 2022
Archbishop Appointment to Priest Personnel Board
Reverend Thomas V. Martin
Effective July 1, 2022
Continuing as Pastor of St. Pius Parish,
Redwood City
Associate Vicar for Clergy
Reverend Angel N. Quitalig
Effective January 1, 2022
Vicar for Filipinos
Reverend Thuan V. Hoang
Effective February 1, 2022
Vicar for Vietnamese
Reverend Peter Linyong Zhai
Effective July 1, 2013
Vicar for Chinese
Reverend Andrew Ibegbulem
Effective April 4, 2022
Dean of Archbishop Alemany Deanery

Unless otherwise indicated:

Reverend Michael J. HealyWith continued residence at Saint Stephen Parish, San Francisco
Reverend John A. BallezaSerra Clergy House, San Mateo, CA
Reverend Saimone MoalaLiving independently in San Bruno,
Effective January 1, 2022
Reverend Anthony P. La TorreWith continued residence at Saint Thomas Apostle Rectory, San Francisco

Unless otherwise indicated:

Most Reverend Ignatius C. WangAlmaVia Assisted Living, San Francisco
Effective April 13, 2022
Reverend Joseph E. RichardRedwood Acres Residential Home, 1728 Redwood Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94061
Effective June 6, 2022
Reverend Joseph P. BradleySerra Clergy House, San Mateo


Reverend Patrick T. MichaelsICTE Program in Rome
September 2022 through February 2023
Reverend Msgr. Michael PadazinskiIndependent Study
February through July 2023


Reverend Monsignor J. Warren HolleranSerra Clergy House, San Mateo
Reverend William H. McCainPortola Gardens Assisted Living,
San Francisco (In Hospice Care)


Reverend Gregory Heidenblut, OSA(Part-time) Director of On-Going Formation and
Continuing Education & (Part-time) Chaplain, Archbishop Riordan High School
Effective February 1, 2022
In Residence Saint Veronica Parish,
South San Francisco
Reverend Patrick J. Lee, S.J.Rector of Loyola House Jesuit
Community, San Francisco
Reverend Robert Barbato, OFMCapRector of the National Shrine of Saint
Francis of Assisi, San Francisco
Effective August 1, 2022
In Residence Capuchin Friary, San Francisco


Reverend Ernesto M. JandonderoKaiser Hospital & Sequoia Hospital,
Redwood City
In residence at St. Charles Church,
San Carlos,
Effective October 10, 2022
Reverend Teodoro P. MagpayoSan Francisco General Hospital
Effective 12/1/2022
Reverend Quoc V. Nguyen, OFMCapHospital Chaplain, Laguna Honda
& AlmaVia San Francisco,
Effective 3/1/2022
Reverend Jose ShajiKaiser Hospital & Sequoia Hospital Redwood City
Effective 8/1/ 2022 – 10/9/2022

Effective May 28, 2022 unless otherwise indicated:

Deacon David M. ArmsSaint Luke, Foster City
Deacon James E. DeWanChurch of the Visitation, San Francisco
Deacon Ricardo A. EscobarSaint Anthony of Padua, Menlo Park and
Mount Carmel, Redwood City
Deacon Thomas A.  KramerSaint Charles, San Carlos
Deacon Christopher MajorSaint Isabella, San Rafael
Deacon Christopher MarianoOur Lady of Angels, Burlingame
Deacon Guillermo N. QuantSaint Timothy, San Mateo
Deacon Iwan SoegihartoSaint Cecilia, San Francisco
Deacon Russell F. WertenbergSt. Dennis, Menlo Park and Our Lady of
the Way Side, Portola Valley
Deacon. Juan M. MichelCathedral of St. Mary of the
Assumption, San Francisco
Effective May 25, 2022
Deacon Albert S. NimriStar of the Sea Parish, San Francisco
Effective May 25, 2022
Deacon Jerry F. QuinnSaint Matthew Parish, San Mateo,
Effective May 25, 2022

Effectuve July 1, 2022  unless otherwise indicated:

Reverend Maurice C. IgboerikaDoctoral Studies
Reverend Joseph G. Spieler, SJNew assignment in Nogales, Arizona,
Effective 09/01/2022
Reverend Ramon Zarate, SDBMoving to the Diocese of Laredo, Texas
Reverend Malachy U. Theophilus, OSAProvincial assignment, effective 04/07/2022
Reverend Brendan F. Hally C.S.Sp.Return to Ireland due to health reasons
Effective 04/06/2022
Reverend John De La Riva, OFMCapNational Assistant for the Secular Franciscan Order, Residence at Saint Francis of Assisi Friary, Burlingame