Kappes, Rev. Christiaan W., STB, SLL, PHL

Kappes, Rev. Christiaan W., STB, SLL, PHL 339 E. 10th Ave., Tarentum, PA 15084

Born Dec. 22, 1975. Ordained June 29, 2002. Associate pastor, St. Louis, Batesville; 2005-2006, one-year Spanish immersion project, St. Isadore the Farmer, Zapopan, Mexico; 2006, graduate studies, sacred liturgy and philosophy, St. Anselmo, and Angelicum, Rome; 2009, doctoral studies under Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Secretary for the Holy See’s Relations with States, Greek and theology, University of Athens; 2012, returned to the Archdiocese; 2013, sacramental assistance, St. Patrick, Indianapolis and Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, Indianapolis; 2013, associate pastor Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, Indianapolis; released for one year to teach at Saints Cyril and Methodius Seminary in Pittsburgh, Pa.; 2014, teaching at Saints Cyril and Methodius Seminary, Pittsburgh, PA; 2018, appointed academic dean at Saints Cyril and Methodius Seminary; 2019 appointed pastor of Saints Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church, Archeparchy of Pittsburgh and continuing as academic dean at Saints Cyril and Methodius Seminary, Pittsburgh, PA

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