Father Sal then returned to school in Rome to study Canon Law.
He worked at the Tribunal in the Catholic Center in Buffalo during the summers when school was not in session.
Christopher and then “un-retired”, as he put it, this past July to become Rector of St. You get a call to a hospital emergency room, you may have no idea who they are but they let you come in and share this most intimate moment.” Preaching is also something he enjoys very much. ” Having been told in the seminary to focus on being a parish priest, Fr.
Chuck’s opinion, “whenever you’re able to facilitate someone’s reconnection with or new awareness of God in their lives. I praise God for the grace he has given me to be understanding and compassionate, to meet people where they are and not place any unrealistic expectations on anyone.” To quote an old Jimmy Stewart movie, “It’s a wonderful life!
You have to approve everything and that can be very challenging at times.
Most priests have to deal with being the plant manager, business manager, maintenance man, janitor, construction manager, etc.” When he gets some free time, Fr.
They let me follow my own decision and whatever I decided was going to be fine with them.” Father Sal was ordained by Bishop Head in St. After ordination he returned to Rome to finish school for the first year of his priesthood.
Upon returning to the Diocese of Buffalo he was assigned as parochial vicar to St. He then spent some time as a parochial vicar at St. That was the end of being a parish priest for a while.
About a year and a half later he was appointed the Judicial Vicar for the Diocese.In conclusion, he stated, “I consider myself to be blessed and fortunate.” Sometimes God uses seemingly inconsequential moments to call our attention to the big picture he has in mind for us. Dan Serbicki, it was the look on the priest’s face as he was washing the vessels after distributing Holy Communion during a Mass that caught his attention.The oldest of five children, young Dan was born in Greece, NY, a suburb of Rochester. Jim O’Connor, attend shows in Stratford, New York City and the Kavinoky Theatre in Buffalo, to name just a few. Some of the best moments of priesthood occur, in Fr. Edmond Parishes merged they wondered what they would do with the worship space at St. A group came along and asked if they could rent the space. Chuck has had the opportunity to do some acting there as well.