Bishop Walkowiak announces the following pastoral appointment, effective April 8:

Rev. Troy Nevins

Rev. Troy Nevins

Rev. Troy Nevins has been appointed Vicar for Priests of the Diocese of Grand Rapids. This appointment is in addition to his current assignment as pastor of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish.

The role of Vicar for Priests has previously been held by Rev. Tom Page. Father Page was appointed Associate Vicar for Priests on Nov. 4, 1997, and Vicar for Priests on Jan. 9, 2018.

Bishop Walkowiak expresses his sincere gratitude to Father Page for his 26 years of service and dedication and invites you to join him in welcoming Father Nevins to this role and thanking both Father Nevins and Father Page for their years of priestly service.

Please continue to pray for our priests and Deacon Nicholas Baker who is being ordained to the priesthood this year on June 1. (Prayer for Priests, USCCB)

View previously announced pastoral appointments.