Interim rector named
The Rev. Jeffrey A. Mackey has been named interim rector of St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 6595 E. Quaker St., Orchard Park.
Mackey has been serving as dean and vice president at Trinity School for Ministry in Ambridge, Pa.
He will serve as interim rector while the vestry of St. Mark's searches for a permanent rector to succeed the Rev. Charles W. Whitmore, who retired in January.
The Rev. Gus Guppenberger, a Glenmary Home Missioner, will speak during Masses next Saturday and July 8 at Our Lady of the Angels Church in Cuba and St. Mary Church in Bolivar.
The Rev. Bruce Brylinski will speak at St. Joseph Church in Fredonia during Masses July 21 and 22.
Both priests will share information about their ministry in Appalachia, the South and Southwest.
The annual public Novena in honor of Our Blessed Lady of Mount Carmel will be held July 8-16 in the Carmelite Monastery, 75 Carmel Road.
The Rev. Kevin Peek of Decatur, Ga., will conduct services at 7 p.m. each day with the Rosary followed by a Mass.