• Father Michael Jeeva Antony was incardinated into the Archdiocese of Portland March 1. He initially was incardinated, or linked to, the Missionaries of St. Francis Xavier in Vadasery, India, in 1999.

• Father Michael Vuky is appointed administrator of St. Edward Parish in North Plains effective March 1 through June 30. He will continue his current assignmentrs as pastor of St. Francis in Roy and Visitation in Verboort.  

• Father Lucas Laborde is appointed parochial administrator of St. Michael the Archangel Parish in Portland effective March 1. Mass coverage will be offered by visiting clergy arranged by Deacon Chuck Amsberry. Father Laborde will remain pastor of St. Patrick Parish. 

• Father James Mayo has retired as of March 1.