Father Scahill has announced that Father Wayne Biernat will become the new Pastor here at St Michael’s.
Father Biernat comes to us from Saints Patrick and Raphael parish in Williamstown, MA.
More information from the Saints Patrick and Raphael web site.
Wayne Biernat was born on April 15, 1977. He attended St. Thomas the
Apostle Elementary School while growing up in West Springfield and then
graduated from West Side High School in 1995. After spending two years at
Holyoke Community College, he entered St. John’s Seminary in 1997. He graduated from
the Seminary College with a Bachelors Degree in Philosophy and graduated from
the School of Theology with a Masters Degree in theology. His first two years in
the priesthood were spent at St. Mary’s Church in Westfield and he then served
for three years at his home parish of St Thomas the Apostle in West Springfield.