Effective July 15, Fr. Paul Sullivan
has been appointed as parochial vicar at St. Michael Parish
(Sacred Heart Church, Hallowell; St. Augustine Church, Augusta; St. Denis Church, Whitefield; St. Francis Xavier Church, Winthrop; St. Joseph Church, Gardiner; St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Augusta).
Born in Fall River, Massachusetts, he attended the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, and also studied at the New England Province of the Society of Jesus in Boston.
was ordained to the priesthood on June 18, 1983.
As a member of the Society of Jesus, Fr. Sullivan was assigned to teach social studies and religion at Cheverus High School in Portland on two occasions (1977-1980, 1984-1988).
He also spent twelve years serving as pastor of St. Joseph Parish in Eastport and three years as pastor of St. Joseph Parish in Gardiner.
Most recently, Fr. Sullivan served as retreat director of the Eastern Point Retreat House in Gloucester, Massachusetts.