Our new associate pastor, Fr. Rayappa "Roy" Chinnabathini was welcomed by parishioners this weekend. Fr. Rayappa was born in Nellore, India and educated at St. John’s Minor Seminary in Nellore and Kondadaba and Hyderabad. He has been the Associate Pastor at St. Michael Parish in Siddayapalem, India. He is now a Diocesan Priest in the Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau.