Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., has announced the following appointments:

Father Jose Guadalupe Matus Castillo, OFM Conv., parochial vicar, St. Junipero Serra Parish, Seaside Park, effective Aug. 1.

Rev. Andres Serna to parochial vicar ,St. Dorothea Parish, Eatowntown/Precious Blood Parish, Monmouth Beach, effective July 1.

Rev. Raphael Esquen, renewed appointment, Jesus the Good Shepherd Parish, Beverly, effective immediately.