Bishop Deeley Announces Priest Assignment

BUCKSPORT---Bishop Robert Deeley has named Fr. Sefembiy Justin as parochial vicar at Stella Maris Parish (St. Vincent de Paul Church, Bucksport; Our Lady of Holy Hope Church, Castine; St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, Stonington), St. Joseph Parish (St. Joseph Church, Ellsworth; Blue Hill Mission, Blue Hill; Our Lady of the Lake Mission, Green Lake; St. Margaret Chapel, Winter Harbor), and Parish of the Transfiguration of the Lord (Holy Redeemer Church, Bar Harbor; St. Peter Church, Manset; St. Ignatius Church, Northeast Harbor), effective immediately.

Ordained to the priesthood in 2006, Fr. Justin has served as a college chaplain, parish priest, and school principal.

Fr. Justin is one of seven priests from the Diocese of Kumbo in Cameroon serving in Maine and is among 28 priests from India and Africa assigned to ministry in the state.