Fr. Andrew Deitz, Spiritual Director at St. Edward High School as of June 1, 2017
He will be residing and assisting on the weekends at St. Thomas More Parish, in Elgin. The Lord has worked through him to touch many lives over these past three years.
The St. Edward’s school community will be blessed to have him there full time. We wish Fr. Deitz God’s peace as he moves on to his next assignment!
St. Edward Central Catholic H.S., 335 Locust Street, Elgin, IL 60123, 847-741-7535
St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 215 Thomas More Dr., Elgin, IL 60123, 847-888-1682
Fr. Deitz is from Crystal Lake, Illinois. He graduated from St. Gregory the Great College Seminary in Seward, Nebraska (Diocese of Lincoln), in 2010 with a degree in Thomistic Philosophy. Upon completion of undergraduate studies, Bishop Doran asked him to study at the University of St. Mary of the Lake in Mundelein, Illinois. He completed a Masters of Divinity in May of 2014. He was ordained to the Sacred Priesthood and assigned to St. Patrick Parish by Bishop David J. Malloy on June 28th, 2014.
“It is a tremendous honor and privilege to be a priest in this great community. Praised be Jesus Christ for His abundant graces and mercy!”