Bishop’s Appointments & Announcements


REVEREND NELSON JAVIER, TOR, appointed Parochial Vicar for parishes in the Altoona area, and residing at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Altoona. Father Javier’s appointment will become effective during the third week of July 2021.

REVEREND MATTHIAS RENDON, OFM, appointed Chaplain at Conemaugh Health System in Johnstown, and residing privately. Father Rendon’s appointment will become effective after he has completed the onboarding requirements of the hospital.