BURLINGTON, Ont. — The Congregation of Holy Cross, Region of English Canada, is happy to announce that Rev. Vijay Amirtharaj, CSC, has been appointed superior of the region by Rev. Richard Warner, CSC, our superior general. Amirtharaj, originally from Tamil Nadu in India, has been studying and ministering in Ontario since 2006. Amirtharaj is also pastor of St. Kevin Parish in Welland, Ont.
Rev. Frank Wagner, CSC, was elected assistant superior and Revs. Andrew Morasse, CSC, Francis Salasiar, CSC, and Francis Noronha, CSC, were appointed members of the council of the region.
The Region of English Canada serves the church in New Brunswick, Quebec and Ontario, as well as supporting misisons in Peru, Haiti, Dominica and India. As men with hope to bring, our apostolic commitment is to serve the needs of the church and the world by promoting the preferential option for the poor and the proclamation of the Gospel as educators in the faith.