PA and brother to Mr. Michael T. Molka
and family of Front Royal, VA.Fr. Molka
home parish church and school of St. Teresa of Avila Church
, Perrysville PA.He
graduated form North Hills Senior High School in 1970.From there he entered St. Paul Seminary, Crafton, PA. While attending St. Paul Seminary, he attended Duquesne University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree, with a major in Philosophy, in May of 1974.He was sent for further studies in theology to Mount Saint Mary's Seminary, Emmitsburg MD. Upon completion of his studies in December of 1978 he was awarded a Master of Arts degree in Systematic Theology, graduating Cum Laude.He
was ordained a Deacon on October 30, 1977 at St. John Fischer Church
, Churchill PA by the Most Rev. John B Mc Dowell, PhD.Auxiliary Bishop of Pittsburgh.He served as Deacon from December 1977 until September 1978 at The Purficiation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish in Ellwood City PA.
returned to parish ministry by accepting the Pastorate of the newly reorganized parish of Mary, Mother of Hope Parish
in New Castle PA on June 17, 1996.