St. Celestine Welcomes New Pastor, Associate Pastor

St. Celestine Pastor

In the past several weeks, St. Celestine Parish has welcomed a New Pastor and Associate Pastor.

Rev. Paul Cao has been assigned by Cardinal George as the 9th Pastor of St. Celestine. He comes to Elmwood Park from St. Edward Parish in Chicago where he was Associate Pastor. Cao, a native of Vietnam, replaces Rev. Jeffrey Grob, who was moved up by Cardinal George to Archbishop’s Delegate.

Also this summer, Rev. Andrew Nowicki began as the new Associate Pastor. Nowicki was born and grew up in Poland. He replaces Rev. Artur Sowa, who became Pastor of St. Francis of Assisi in Orland Park.

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