What's New

The annual Christmas collection is the primary source of income for the Clergy...
Bishop Anthony B. Taylor announced the following pastoral appointment Thursday,...
Bishop Anthony B. Taylor announced the following pastoral appointments Monday,...

Calendar of Events

March 17 - March 19
Spring Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center
April 6
Holy Week Day of Recollection for Priests
Cathedral of St. Andrew - Little Rock
June 1 - June 5
Priests' Retreat
Coury House Retreat Center
Oct. 13 - Oct. 15
Fall Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center
March 29, 2021
Holy Week Day of Recollection for Priests
Cathedral of St. Andrew - Little Rock

Clergy Boards of Diocese of Little Rock

The following boards are made up of voting and non-voting (ex-officio) members.


Clergy Personnel Board

Chair: Bishop Anthony B. Taylor
2500 N. Tyler St.
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 664-0340

Fr. John Connell, VG, ex-officio
Msgr. Scott Friend, ex-officio

Fr. Paul Worm
Fr. John Marconi
Msgr. Jack Harris
Dc. Matthew Glover, JD, JCL
Dr. Sherry Simon
Fr. Taryn Whittington
Fr. Juan Manjarrez
Msgr. David LeSieur
Fr. Erik Pohlmeier

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Clergy Welfare Advisory Board

Chair: Fr. William Elser
2500 N. Tyler St.
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 664-0340

Fr. John Connell, VG, ex-officio
Msgr. Scott Friend, ex-officio
Greg Wolfe, ex-officio
Fr. Warren Harvey
Steve Osborn
Fr. Anthony Robbins
Fr. Erik Pohlmeier
Msgr. David LeSieur
Fr. Joseph Chan

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College of Consultors 2020-2024

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor appointed the following priests to the College of Consultors to serve five-year terms.

Fr. John Connell, VG
Msgr. Scott Friend
Msgr. Jack Harris
Fr. William Burmester
Fr. Stephen Gadberry
Fr. Juan Guido
Fr. Erik Pohlmeier
Fr. Norbert Rappold
Fr. Anthony Robbins
Fr. Martin Siebold

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Presbyteral Council

Chair: Fr. Anthony Robbins
Vice Chair: Fr. Stephen Gadberry
Secretary: Fr. Joseph Chan
2500 N. Tyler St.
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 664-0340

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor
Abbot Leonard Wangler, OSB, Subiaco Abbey

Fr. John Connell, VG, ex-officio, West Ozark Deanery
Msgr. Scott Friend, ex-officio

Fr. Juan Guido, VF, West River Valley Deanery
Fr. William Burmester, VF, Ouachita Deanery
Fr. Alphonse Gollapalli, VF, North Delta Deanery
Fr. Norbert Rappold, VF, North Ozark Deanery
Msgr. Jack D. Harris, VF, River Valley Deanery
Fr. Joseph Marconi, VF, South Delta Deanery
Fr. Stephen Gadberry, at large
Fr. Martin Siebold, at large
Fr. Joseph de Orbegozo, at large

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What's New

The annual Christmas collection is the primary source of income for the Clergy...
Bishop Anthony B. Taylor announced the following pastoral appointment Thursday,...
Bishop Anthony B. Taylor announced the following pastoral appointments Monday,...

Calendar of Events

March 17 - March 19
Spring Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center
April 6
Holy Week Day of Recollection for Priests
Cathedral of St. Andrew - Little Rock
June 1 - June 5
Priests' Retreat
Coury House Retreat Center
Oct. 13 - Oct. 15
Fall Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center
March 29, 2021
Holy Week Day of Recollection for Priests
Cathedral of St. Andrew - Little Rock