Change in Priest Assignments

May 13, 2017
Bishop J. Douglas Deshotel has released the following appointments and changes for the Diocese of Lafayette.

Effective July 3, 2017:

Reverend Travis Abadie appointed as Pastor of Saint Francis Regis Parish and Saint Catherine Parish, both in Arnaudville for a period of six (6) years.

Reverend Paul Bienvenu appointed Pastor of Saint Alphonsus Parish in Maurice for a period of six (6) years.

Reverend Kennan Brown appointed as Pastor of Saint Augustine Parish in Basile for a period of six (6) years.

Reverend Michael DeBlanc, III, appointed Pastor of Saint Anthony Parish in Krotz Springs for a period of six (6) years.

Reverend David Brian Hebert appointed Pastor of Saint Elizabeth Seton Parish in Lafayette for a period of six (6) years.

Reverend Matthew Higginbotham appointed Pastor of Holy Trinity Parish and Immaculate Conception Parish, both in Washington for a period of six (6) years.

Reverend William Massie appointed Pastor of Saint Ann Parish in Mamou along with its mission of Holy Spirit Chapel in Vidrine for a period of six (6) years.

Reverend Jason Vidrine appointed as Pastor of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish in Crowley for a period of six (6) years.

Reverend Mikel Anthony Polson appointed to the position of Chancellor of Notre Dame High School for a period of three (3) years.