Pastors Installed

FOREST – On Sunday, Oct. 7, Bishop Joseph Kopacz installed Father Roberto Mena, ST, as the sacramental minister and Deacon Edwin Santos as ecclesial minister of Forest St. Michael Parish during a Mass to celebrate the parish’s patron saint. (Photos by Berta Mexidor)

MERIDIAN – St. Joseph parishioners present Father Augustine Palimattam symbold of his pastorate Sunday, Sept. 30 during his Mass of Installation. He is now pastor of St. Patrick and St. Joseph Parishes as well as being the canonical administrator of St. Patrick School. Bishop Joseph Kopacz celebrated a Mass in each parish to allow both communities to participate in the welcome. (Photos by Morris Lee Films)