Priests in the Diocese of Gallup

Contact

Vicar for Priests
Director:
  • Rev. Joachim Blonski

  • [email protected]

Priestly Life Committee
  • Rev. Robert Badger
    Rev. Nathanael Block
    Rev. Josh Mayer
    Rev. David Tate

Priests’ Personnel Board
  • Rev. James Walker (Chairman)
    Rev. Alberto Avella
    Rev. Frank Chacon
    Rev. Daniel Daley

Priests’ Retirement Committee
  • Rev. Timothy Farrell (Chairman)
    Rev. Alberto Avella
    Rev. Joachim Blonski
    Rev. Thomas Maikowski

Priests’ Salary Board
  • Rev. Jeffrey King (Chairman)
    Rev. John Sauter

List of Priests:

Rev. Francis Akano
St. Anthony Parish
Zuni, NM
505-782-2888

Rev. Anselm Amadi
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Gallup, NM
505-722-6644

Rev. Alberto Avella
St. Teresa Parish
Grants NM
505-285-6645

Rev. Robert Badger
St. Mary Parish
Bloomfield, NM
505-632-2014

Rev. Nathanael Block
Studying Canon Law at
Catholic University of America

Rev. Joachim Blonski
St. John the Baptist Parish
St. Johns, AZ
928-337-4390

Rev. Eugene Bowski
Removed from ministry following retirement in 2014

Rev. Mitchell Brown
Pontifical North American College
Italy

Rev. Frank Chacon
St. Mary Parish
Farmington, NM
505-325-0287

Rev. John Cormack
St. Teresa Parish
Grants, NM
505-285-6645

Rev. Daniel Daley
St. Mary of the Angels Parish
Pinetop, AZ
928-367-2080

Rev. Bill Day
Pinetop, AZ
Retired

Rev. Edwin Diesen
St. Peter Parish
Springerville, AZ
928-333-4423

Rev. Anthony Osondu Dike
Santo Niño Parish
Aragon, NM
575-533-6179

Rev. Arley Downie
Retired

Rev. Divine Ekebe
Santo Niño Parish
Aragon, NM
575-533-6179

Rev. Timothy Farrell
Sacred Heart Parish
Farmington, NM
505-325-0287

Rev. Kevin Finnegan
St. John Vianney Parish
Gallup, NM
505-722-3361

Rev. Leo Gomez
Retired

Rev. Joseph Gonsalves, OFM
St. Francis Parish
Gallup, NM
505-863-3033

Rev. Blain Grein, OFM
Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Parish
Ft. Defiance, AZ
928-729-5068

Rev. Jose Gutay, OFM
St. Michaels Parish
St. Michaels, AZ
928-871-4171

Rev. Robert Hyman
St. Anthony Parish
McNary, AZ
928-334-2394

Rev. Faustinus Ibebuike
St. Teresa Parish
Grants, NM
505-285-6645

Rev. Dale Jamison, OFM
St. Mary Parish
Tohatchi, NM
505-733-2243

Rev. John Jung, CM
St. Jude Parish
Tuba City, AZ
928-283-5391

Rev. Daniel Kassis
St. Rita Parish
Show Low, AZ
928-537-2543

Rev. Matthew Keller
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Gallup, NM
505-722-6644

Rev. Jeffrey King
St. Mary Parish
Farmington, NM
505-325-0287

Rev. Christopher Kerstiens, OFM
St. Joseph Parish and Missions
Laguna, NM
505-552-9330

Rev. Joseph Mary Kodiganti
Our Lady of the Snows Parish
Snowflake, AZ
928-536-4559

Rev. Charles Lueras, CRIC
Our Lady of the Assumption Parish
Overgaard, AZ
928-535-5329

Msgr. Joseph Arthur MacDonald
Retired

Rev. Raymond Mahlmann
Gallup, NM
505-863-4406

Rev. Thomas Maikowksi
Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish
Page, AZ
928-645-2301

Rev. Gil Mangampo
St. Paul
Crownpoint, NM
505-786-7110

Rev. Robert Mathieu
Deceased

Rev. Joshua Mayer
St. Mary Parish

Bloomfield, NM
505-632-2014

Rev. Patrick McGuire, SMA
St. Anthony Parish
Zuni, NM
505-782-2014

Fr. Jerry Mesley
Gallup, NM
Retired

Rev. Pio O’Connor, OFM
Hospital and Nursing Home Chaplain
St. Francis Parish
Gallup, NM
505-863-3033

Rev. Lawrence O’Keefe
Retired

Rev. Hugh O’Neil
Retired
Little Sisters of the Poor
505-863-6894

Rev. Isaac Ogba
Superintendent of Schools
Diocese of Gallup
505-863-4406

Rev. Cyprian Okere
St. Joseph Parish
Madre de Dios Parish
Winslow, AZ
928-289-2350

Rev. Abel Olivas, OFM
St. Francis Parish

Gallup, NM
505-863-3033

Rev. Cornelius Onyigbuo
Immaculate Conception Parish

Cuba NM
575-289-3803

Rev. Augustine Opara
St. Rita Parish
Show Low, AZ
928-537-2543

Rev. PJ Pabatao, OFM
Our Lady of Fatima Parish
Chinle, AZ
928-674-5413

Rev. Donald Richardson
Retired
Gallup, NM

Rev. Zachary Romanowsky
Madonna House
Winslow, AZ

928-289-9284

Rev. John Sauter
Cibola Parishes
Grants NM
505-285-6645

Rev. Peter Short
St. Joseph Parish
Madre de Dios Parish
Winslow, AZ
928-289-2350

Fr. Gerald Steinmetz, OFM
St. Joseph Parish and Missions
Laguna, NM
505-552-9330

Fr. Jeffery Steele, OSB
Monastery of Our Lady of the Desert
Blanco, NM

505-419-2938

Rev. Alfred Tachias
Retired
Gallup, NM
Little Sisters of the Poor

Rev. David Tate
St. Joseph Parish
Aztec, NM
505-334-6535

Rev. Jerry Thompson
Our Lady of the Assumption Parish
Overgaard, AZ
928-535-5329

Rev. Pat Universal
Retired

Rev. Edgardo Diaz Vazquez, OFM
St. Michaels Parish
St. Michaels, AZ
928-871-4171

Rev. Michael Vigil
Not in active ministry

Rev. James Walker
Retired

Rev. Thomas Walsh
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Gallup, NM
505-722-6644

Rev. Patrick Wedeking
Christ the King Parish
Shiprock, NM
505-368-4532

Rev. Larry Weidner
St. Rita Parish
Show Low, AZ
928-537-2543

Rev. Raja Yeruva
Our Lady of Guadalupe
Holbrook, AZ
928-524-3261

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Contact:
  • 503 W. Highway 66
    Gallup, NM 87301
    PO Box 1338
  • (505)-863-4406
  • [email protected]
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