Clergy and Staff
Rev. Armando Alejandro, Jr.
Fr. Armando Alejandro is a native of D’Hanis, TX, a rural ranching and farming community located fifty miles west of San Antonio. Fr. Alejandro is a life-long Roman Catholic who completed his theological studies at Saint Mary’s Seminary in Houston, TX and was ordained a priest of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of Saint Peter on June 29, 2020 by Bishop Steven Lopes. He is a member of the Liturgy and Arts Committee, the Hymnal Committee, the Governing Council, and the Vocations Committee for the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of Saint Peter. Fr. Alejandro also serves as Parochial Vicar for Saint Joseph Catholic Community in Eldersburg, MD.
Rev. John Worgul
Fr. John Worgul was raised in a pious Baptist family, and grew up moved by the preaching of his pastor. He attended a Presbyterian Seminary and studied Hebrew Bible in Graduate School and later taught the Old Testament and Hebrew in a Baptist Seminary for 15 years. It was not until September of 2013 that Fr. John, his wife Kathy and two children, became members of an Anglican religious community and then on to the Catholic Church through the Ordinariate where he became a Catholic priest. He currently serves as Pastor of Saint Joseph Catholic Community in Eldersburg, MD.
Rev. Br. Thomas Skamai, C.O.
Deacon Thomas Skamai, C.O. studies at Mount Saint Mary's Seminary in Emmitsburg, MD.
He is a member of the Pittsburgh Oratory of Saint Philip Neri, which was founded with a close connection in mind to Saint John Henry Newman’s idea of a University and the ethos of his Oxford aspirations.
Deacon Thomas is from Rural Valley, PA, a small town located about an hour outside of Pittsburgh. He recently earned his Bachelor's Degree in Philosophy from the University of Pittsburgh. He enjoys reading the lives of the saints and playing nearly any sport he can get involved in. He was ordained to the Diaconate in May of 2021 and serves at Saint Joseph Catholic Community and Saint Timothy's Ordinariate Catholic Church.