Deacon Gary DiLallo has been appointed as pastoral administrator for the St. Hyacinth Church and St. Francis Church Cluster in Auburn, Cayuga County.
According to the diocesan website, a pastoral administrator
is a layperson or deacon appointed by the Bishop to lead a parish community. This person is responsible for providing spiritual leadership to the community and direction for administrative functions.
Pastoral administrators are responsible to ensure the vibrancy of worship, evangelization, catechesis and other ministries and programs, as well as ecumenical and community outreach. The pastoral administrator works closely with the Pastoral Council, and Finance Council, oversees preparation of an annual budget, supervises staff and oversees the maintenance of the buildings and grounds.
Deacon DiLallo is 1 of 17 pastoral administrators presently serving in DOR.
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