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Clergy Official | November 26, 2023

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November 26, 2023

The Most Rev. David J. Bonnar, Bishop of Youngstown, has made the following Clergy Assignments, effective as noted:

Priest Assignment:

Msgr. Peter Polando, from a leave of absence for health reasons to sacramental minister for Trumbull and Mahoning counties with residence at Saint Columba Cathedral effective November 20, 2023.

Deacon Assignment:

Mr. Michael Seaman, from active status to retired/active status at Saint Peter Church and the Basilica of Saint John the Baptist in Canton effective January 1, 2024.


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