Rev. Robert L. Cummins

Rev. Cummins has just joined us from the Church of St. Therese in Chesepeake. You can read his blog here

Rev. John Boddie

Rev. John Boddie entered into Eternal rest on May 19, 2009.


Born in Newport News July 11, 1958, Father Boddie attended the city’s public primary schools and graduated from Peninsula Catholic High School in 1977. He graduated from St. Meinrad College in 1983 with a bachelors degree in history. He graduated from St. Mary’s Seminary and University in 1988 with a masters of divinity. He was ordained May 14, 1988, as a priest for the Catholic Diocese of Richmond. In June 1997, Father Boddie was appointed as pastor for the Church of Francis de Sales where he remained until he entered into Eternal rest on May 19, 2009.

Father Dan Bond
Father Bond took over from Father Dougher in 1989. He continued to serve as pastor until June 1997.

Father Bond

Father Dougher
Father Dougher was the founding pastor of the Church of Francis de Sales. He served until October 1989.

Father Dougher