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Official Diocesan Appointment
The Most Reverend Steven J. Raica, Bishop of Gaylord, announces the following pastoral appointment:
EFFECTIVE JULY 20, 2016
Reverend Kevin Francis from Parochial Vicar for St. Francis of Assisi in Traverse City to Parochial Vicar for the Catholic Community of Manistee.