2020 Additional Clergy Appointments

2020 Additional Clergy Appointments

The Most Reverend Douglas Crosby, OMI, Bishop of Hamilton, announces the following clergy appointments:


Father Pawel (Paul) Jamroz

St. Michael Parish, Waterloo
(effective November 25, 2020)

Father Rafal Dygula, S.Chr.

Sacred Heart Parish, Guelph
(effective October 1, 2020)


Father Arpee Urquico

St. Margaret Mary Parish, Hamilton
(effective November 25, 2020)

Associate Pastors

Father Robert Kavelj, O.F.M.

Queen of Peace Croatian Franciscan Centre
(effective September 2020)

Father Krzysztof Szkubera, C.R.

St. Stanislaus Parish, Hamilton
(effective September 1, 2020) 


Father James Petrie

Member, College of Consultors

Father Martin Vallely

Member, College of Consultors

Father David Walter

Dean, Halton Deanery

Father Aleksander Mazur, S.A.C.

Dean, Waterloo Deanery

Father Marko Stefanec

Member, Catholic Cemetery Committee

Father Lawrence Parent

Spiritual Director, Catholic Women’s League

Deacon Philip Fernandez

Ecumenical Interfaith Officer


We thank Father Jan Michalski, S.Chr. and Father Todd Arsenault, L.C., for their many years of service to the Diocese.

Please pray for God's blessings upon these new appointments.

Sincerely in Christ and Mary Immaculate,

(Most Rev.) Douglas Crosby, OMI
Bishop of Hamilton

Very Rev. Msgr. Murray Kroetsch, VG, PH