A priest was appointed as administrator of a parish, and another was named a parochial vicar, the Cardinal’s Office has announced.
Father Elvin Rivera was named administrator of St. Ann, Ossining, effective Jan. 4, and Father Sandro Leyton Rodriguez was appointed parochial vicar of St. Anthony of Padua, the Bronx, effective Jan. 14.
Father Elvin Rivera had served as parochial vicar of St. Ann since July. He was parochial vicar of St. Raymond, the Bronx, 2015-2018. He was ordained in 2015.
Father Sandro Leyton Rodriguez had served as administrator of St. Ann, Ossining, since July. He was parochial vicar of St. Patrick-St. Mary-Our Lady of the Lake, Newburgh, 2016-2018, and St. Joseph, Middletown, 2013-2016. He was ordained in 2013.