On Wednesday, June 16, 2021, Archbishop Marcel Damphousse announced the following appointments:
Fr. Emeka Jude Onyeogubalu is appointed Pastor of St. John the Apostle Parish in Nepean effective Monday, August 2, 2021. He will continue in his role as Diocesan Representative for Interfaith Dialogue and Ottawa Christian – Muslim Dialogue for the Archdiocese of Ottawa – Cornwall.
Fr. Allan MacDonald, Companion of the Cross, is appointed Interim Parochial Administrator of St. Peter’s Parish in Ottawa, effective from Monday, August 2, 2021 to Friday, December 31, 2021.
Fr. Jeremiah Arguelles, Franciscains, Conv., is appointed Parochial Administrator of St. Peter’s Parish in Ottawa, effective Saturday, January 1, 2022.
We would like to thank Fr. Emeka who has been pastor at St. Peter’s parish since 2014, and wish him all the best as he begins in his new role at St. John the Apostle Parish. We look forward to welcoming Fr. Allan and Fr. Jeremiah in the coming months. We’re keeping you all in our prayers!