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Father John grew up in Centennial, Colorado and has one younger brother. He attended Arapahoe High School and then went on to the University of Northern Colorado where he double majored in history and philosophy. He then attended the Augustine Institute and received a Masters in Biblical Theology. After spending a year discerning with Capuchin Franciscans, he felt called to join the Archdiocese of Denver and began to study at St. John Vianney Theological Seminary.
Father John was ordained after seven years and received a B.Phil, S.T.B., and a Masters in Divinity. He was ordained on May 13, 2017, on the 100 year Anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima. St. Louis is his first assignment and he is enjoying himself bringing God to the people of Louisville. Fr. John has a big devotion to Mary, the Sacred Heart of Jesus and St. Gemma Galgani.