Clergy Announcement, May 20, 2024

GAYLORD, MICHIGAN – The Most Reverend Jeffrey J. Walsh, bishop of the Diocese of Gaylord, has announced the following appointments effective July 1, 2024 (unless otherwise noted): 

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Reverend Donald R. Geyman – from Pastor, St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Traverse City, to Pastor, St. Ignatius of Loyola Parish, Rogers City.



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Reverend Michael A. Lingaur – from Parochial Vicar, Divine Mercy Parish, Manistee, to Administrator, St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Traverse City.



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Reverend Kunal Baliar Singh – from Heralds of Good News, India, to Parochial Vicar, St. Ann Parish, Cadillac; St. Edward Parish, Harrietta; St. Stephen Parish, Lake City; and St. Theresa Parish, Manton, effective March 27, 2024.


Priests from the Heralds of Good News, India, to be assigned Parochial Vicar in the near future at:

  • Divine Mercy Parish, Manistee.
  • St. Mary-St. Charles Parish, Cheboygan; St. Clement Parish, Pellston; Sacred Heart Parish, Riggsville; and Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, Burt Lake.