Pastors

Reverend Xavier Amirtham O.Praem.

Holy Family, Jackson
601-362-1888 | Fax: 601-362-1134 | xavieramirtham@gmail.com
Location: Jackson – Holy Family,

Reverend Alphonse Arulanandu

St. James, Leland; Our Mother of Mercy, Anguilla and Immaculate Conception, Hollandale
662-686-7352 | Fax: 662-686-7352 (Notify before faxing) | stjamesleland@gmail.com
Location: Leland – St. James,

Reverend Alfred Ayem S.V.D.

Jackson, Holy Ghost (Pastor)
601-353-1339 | Fax: 601-353-9607 | 1151cloister@earthlink.net
Location: Jackson – Holy Ghost,

Reverend Channappareddy Basani

Immaculate Conception, West Point (Pastor), Immaculate Heart of Mary Mission, Houston (Sacramental Minister)

Reverend John Bohn

St. Richard, Jackson
601-366-2335 | Fax: 601-366-0438 | staff@saintrichard.com
Location: Jackson – St. Richard,

Reverend Kent Bowlds

Our Lady of Victories, Cleveland (Pastor) and Sacred Heart, Rosedale (Sacramental Minister)
662-846-6273 | Fax: 662-846-6270 | olvcc@att.net
Location: Cleveland – Our Lady of Victories,

Reverend Antony Chakkalakkal

St. Francis of Assisi, Aberdeen (Pastor) ; St. Helen, Amory (Sacramental Minister)

Reverend P. J. Curley

St. Michael, Vicksburg
601-636-3445 | Fax: 601-636-3534 | office@stmichaelvicksburg.org
Location: Vicksburg – St. Michael,

Reverend Lincoln Dall

St. James, Tupelo
662-842-4881 | Fax: 662-844-0327 | st_james_parish@comcast.net
Location: Tupelo – St. James,

Reverend Chien Xuan Dinh S.V.D.

Immaculate Conception & St. Benedict the Moor, Indianola
662-887-4659 | Fax: 662-887-4659 (Notify before faxing) | icindianola@att.net
Location: Indianola – Immaculate Conception, Indianola – St. Benedict the Moor,

Reverend Robert Dore

Annunciation, Columbus
662-328-2927 | Fax: 662-329-8270 | annunchr@bellsouth.net
Location: Columbus – Annunciation,

Reverend Scott Dugas

Holy Family Mission, Gloster & St. Joseph, Woodville

Reverend Joseph Dyer

St. Michael, Forest & St. Michael, Paulding & St. Anne Mission, Newton
601-469-1916 | Fax: 601-469-1815
Location: Forest – St. Michael, Paulding – St. Michael,

Reverend James Fallon S.S.J.

St. Anne, Fayette & Holy Family, Natchez

Reverend Daniel Gallagher

Chaplain, St. Dominic Health Services, Jackson
601-200-6098

Reverend Robert Goodyear S.T.

Holy Rosary, Philadelphia
601-656-2880
Location: Philadelphia – Holy Rosary,

Reverend William Henry

St. Joseph, Greenville
662-335-5251 | Fax: 662-332-1178 | parish@stjosephgreenville.org
Location: Greenville – St. Joseph,

Reverend Gerard Hurley

St. Paul, Flowood
601-992-9547 | Fax: 601-992-9972 | office@saintpaulcatholicchurch.com
Location: Flowood – St. Paul,

Reverend Brian Kaskie

St. Alphonsus, McComb
601-684-5648 | Fax: 601-684-1924 | stalphonsusmccomb@gmail.com
Location: McComb – St. Alphonsus,

Reverend Thomas Lalor

St. Paul, Vicksburg
601-636-0140 | Fax: 601-638-5021 | stpaulvick@att.net
Location: Vicksburg – St. Paul,

Reverend Thomas McGing

Holy Savior, Clinton
601-924-6344 | Fax: 601-924-6344 | holysavior@att.net
Location: Clinton – Holy Savior,

Reverend Odel Medina S.T.

St. Anne, Carthage and St. Therese, Kosciusko (Pastor); Sacred Heart, Camden and Holy Child Jesus, Canton (Associate Pastor)

Reverend Samuel Messina

St. Mary, Batesville
662-563-2273 | Fax: 662-563-9788 | saintmarycc@bellsouth.net
Location: Batesville – St. Mary,

Reverend Faustin Misakabo O.Praem.

St Joseph, Port Gibson
601-437-5790 | Fax: 601-437-8414
Location: Port Gibson – St. Joseph,

Reverend Thomas Mullally S.V.D.

Sacred Heart, Greenville & St. Francis of Assisi, Shaw (Pastor); Sacred Heart, Rosedale (Sacramental Minister)

Reverend Michael O’Brien

Canton, Sacred Heart (Pastor) & Vicar for Clergy
601-859-3749 | Fax: 601-859-8011 | office@sacredheart1.comcastbiz.net
Location: Canton – Sacred Heart,

Reverend David O’Connor

Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary & St. Mary Basilica, Natchez

Reverend Malcolm O’Leary S.V.D.

St. Mary, Vicksburg
601-636-0115 | Fax: 601-661-0677
Location: Vicksburg – St. Mary,

Reverend Augustine Palimattam Poulose

Holy Cross, Philadelphia & Sacred Heart, Louisville (Sacramental Minister)

Reverend Gregory Plata O.F.M.

Immaculate Heart of Mary & St. Francis of Assisi, Greenwood (Pastor); Sacred Heart Mission, Winona (Sacramental Minister); St. Thomas, Lexington (Administrator)

Very Reverend Anthony Quyet

Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle, Jackson

Reverend Arokia Stanislaus Savio

St. Peter, Grenada
662-226-2490 | stpeter@cableone.net
Location: Grenada – St. Peter,

Reverend Henry Shelton

Brookhaven, St. Francis of Assisi (Pastor)

Reverend Matthew Simmons

Meridian, St. Patrick and St. Joseph (Pastor)
601-693-1321 | Fax: 601-484-8953 | matthewpsimmons@aol.com
Location: Meridian – St. Joseph, Meridian – St. Patrick,

Reverend Mario Solórzano

Corinth, St. James the Less (Pastor); Booneville, St. Francis of Assisi and Iuka, St. Mary Mission (Sacramental Minister)

Reverend Monsignor Elvin Sunds

Jackson, St. Therese
601-372-4481 | Fax: 601-376-0094 | elvin.sunds@att.net
Location: Jackson – St. Therese,

Reverend Suresh Reddy Thirumalareddy

St. Teresa of Avila, Chatawa
601-783-5931
Location: Chatawa – St. Teresa of Avila,

Reverend Scott Thomas

St. Elizabeth & Immaculate Conception, Clarksdale (Pastor) & St. Mary, Shelby (Sacramental Minister)

Reverend Joseph Tonos

St. John, Oxford and St. Luke, Bruce (Canonical Pastor)
662-234-6073 | Fax: 662-234-6079
Location: Bruce – St. Luke the Evangelist, Oxford – St. John,

Reverend Lenin Vargas

St. Joseph, Starkville
662-323-2257 | Fax: 662-323-2258
Location: Starkville – St. Joseph,

Reverend Albeenreddy Vatti

St. Francis of Assisi, Madison
601-856-5556 | Fax: 601-856-2849 | albeenreddy@gmail.com
Location: Madison – St. Francis of Assisi,

Reverend Raul Ventura S.T.

Sacred Heart, Camden and Holy Child Jesus, Canton (Pastor); St. Anne, Carthage and St. Therese, Kosciusko (Associate Pastor)

Very Reverend Jeffrey Waldrep

St. Jude, Pearl
601-939-3181 | Fax: 601-939-3160
Location: Pearl – St. Jude,

Associate Pastor

Reverend John Gouger C.Ss.R.

St. Francis of Assisi and Immaculate Heart of Mary, Greenwood (Associate Pastor)

Reverend Jason Johnston

St. Francis of Assisi, Madison (Associate Pastor) & Chaplain & Catechist at St. Joseph Catholic School, Madison
601-856-5556 | Fax: 601-856-2849
Location: Madison – St. Francis of Assisi,

Reverend Odel Medina S.T.

St. Anne, Carthage and St. Therese, Kosciusko (Pastor); Sacred Heart, Camden and Holy Child Jesus, Canton (Associate Pastor)

Reverend Binh Nguyen

St. Joseph, Greenville
662-335-5251 | Fax: 662-332-1178 | nguyenchaubinh@gmail.com
Location: Greenville – St. Joseph,

Reverend Peter Phong Nguyen S.V.D.

Sacred Heart, Greenville (Associate Pastor)
662-332-0891 | Fax: 662-332-0891 (Notify before faxing)
Location: Greenville – Sacred Heart,

Reverend José de Jesús Sánchez

St. Patrick & St. Joseph, Meridian
601-693-1321 | Fax: 601-484-8953
Location: Meridian – St. Joseph, Meridian – St. Patrick,

Reverend Paul Stewart Jr.

Chaplain, Columbus Air Force Base
662-434-2500 | aelredpaul@gmail.com

Reverend Jeremy R. Tobin O.Praem.

Christ the King, St. Mary, St. Therese (Associate Pastor); Priory of St. Moses the Black, Raymond (Community Residence)
601-857-0157 | Fax: 601-857-5076
Location: Jackson – Christ the King, Jackson – St. Therese,

Reverend Rusty Vincent

St. Joseph, Starkville
662-323-2257 | Fax: 662-323-2258 | rvincent890@yahoo.com
Location: Starkville – St. Joseph,

Lay Ecclesial Minister

Lorenzo Aju

Lay Ecclesial Minister, Immaculate Heart of Mary Mission, Houston

Marvin Edwards

Lay Ecclesial Minister, Sacred Heart Mission, Winona

Paula Fulton

Lay Ecclesial Minister, Sacred Heart, Louisville

Brother Senan Gallagher S.T.

Lay Ecclesial Minister, St. John, Charleston

Linda Gunther

Lay Ecclesial Minister, St. James the Less, Corinth
662-287-1051 Tel/Fax | Fax: 662-287-1051 Tel/Fax | stjamesc@comcast.net
Location: Corinth – St. James the Less,

Deborah Holmes

Lay Ecclesial Minister, St. Luke the Evangelist, Bruce
662-983-4600
Location: Bruce – St. Luke the Evangelist,

Pamela Minninger

Lay Ecclesial Minister, St. Joseph, Gluckstadt
601-856-2054 | Fax: 601-856-2029 | pam@stjosephgluckstadt.com
Location: Gluckstadt – St. Joseph, Magee – St. Stephen,

Sister Lael Niblick C.S.A.

Lay Ecclesial Minister, St. Helen, Amory
662-256-8392 | Fax: 662-256-8392 (Notify before faxing) | sthelenchurch@gmail.com
Location: Amory – St. Helen,

Sheila Przesmicki

Lay Ecclesial Minister, St. Francis of Assisi, Booneville

Joel Schultz

Lay Ecclesial Minister, St. Matthew Mission, Ripley
662-993-8862
Location: Ripley – St. Matthew,

Janice Stansell

Lay Ecclesial Minister, St. John, Crystal Springs
601-892-1717 | Fax: 601-892-0746 | stjohncatholic@msn.com
Location: Crystal Springs – St. John,

Barbara A. Sturbaum Ph.D.

Lay Ecclesial Minister, Sacred Heart, Louisville
662-289-1193

Dr. James Tomek

Lay Ecclesial Minister, Sacred Heart, Rosedale
662-846-7136
Location: Rosedale – Sacred Heart,

Patrick Vincent

Lay Ecclesial Minister Associate, St. Stephen, Magee
601-849-3237 | Fax: 601-849-3398 | pvincent415@gmail.com

Kelleigh E. Wilson

Lay Ecclesial Minister, St. Stephen, Magee
601-849-3237 | Fax: 601-849-3398 | stephenstchurch@aol.com
Location: Magee – St. Stephen,