Cathedral Parish Directory

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Name (Click link for Biography) Title/Position Phone E-Mail / Link
Most Rev. John O. Barres, S.T.D., J.C.L. Bishop of Allentown
Rev. Msgr. Francis P. Schoenauer, M.Div. Pastor 610-433-6461
Rev. Bernard J. Ezaki, M.Div., M.A. Parochial Vicar 610-433-6461
Rev. Jared Zambelli, M.Div., M.A. Parochial Vicar 610-433-6461
Rev. Eric N. Tolentino, M.Div. In Residence 610-433-6461
Rev. Mr. John F. Rother Transitional Deacon 610-433-6461
Mr. William R. Hassler Permanent Deacon 610-433-6461
Mr. Isidro Gonzalez Permanent Deacon 610-433-6461
Mr. Robert H. Snyder Permanent Deacon 610-433-6461
Joy Baron Director of Religious Education 610-432-7655
  • Effective Sept 19, 2016
Mrs. Karon C. Coughlin Parish Secretary 610-433-6461
Mr. Larry Reiser Financial Secretary 610-821-8229
Ms. Beverly McDevitt Director of Music, Cathedral Choir & Diocesan Choir 610-439-1700
Dr. Kleintop St. John Vianney School Principal 610-435-8981
Ruth Davis Safe Evnironment Secretary 610-332-0442
Ext 16
Rose Melchiorre Coordinator for Protecting God's Children 610-433-6461
Wendy Krisak, MS, NCC, LCP Victim Assitance Coordinator 800-791-9209

Additional Directory Information Contact Information
Cathedral Rectory FAX 610-433-5452
Hospital and Homebound Parishioner Assistance 610-433-6461
St. John Vianney School FAX 610-437-7951
Cathedral Parish Center & SJV School Cafeteria 610-434-4607
After School Day Care 610-435-8981 x2015
Web Site Updates / Issues: Mr. Fred Koons

Cathedral Parish Organizations

Organization & Information Contact Phone
St. John Vianney School (Grades: K-8)
210 N. 18th Street
Allentown, PA 18104
Principal: Dr. Kleintop 610-435-8981
Central Catholic High School (Grades: 9-12)
301 N. Fourth Street
Allentown, PA 18102
Principal: Mr. Blair Tiger 610-437-4601
Religious Education Office
  • Prep/CCD: Religious instruction for children, Sundays 10:10-11:45 AM, September through May
  • RCIA: Religious Instruction for Adults, Tuesdays 7:00 PM September to Easter Sunday
Joy Baron 610-432-7655
Music Ministry
  • Cathedral Choir
  • Diocesan Choir
Beverly McDevitt,
Director of Music
Altar Servers Fr. Ezaki 610-433-6461
Youth Group
  • Junior (Gr 6-8) and Senior (Gr 9-12) Parish Youth Groups
Father Zambelli 610-433-6461
Lectors & Extraordinary Ministers of Communion Father Tolentino 610-433-6461
Bereavement Ministry Rita Doherty 610-433-6461
Bereavement Support GroupBecause We Care Deacon William Hassler 610-432-8177
St. Vincent de Paul Society
  • Meets every other Monday at 7:00 PM in Rectory
Tom Doherty 610-433-6461
Golden Agers
  • Social group for those over 55, meets every Thursday from 1:00-4:00 PM in Activities Center
Father Zambelli 610-433-6461
Women’s Alliance
  • Social Group for Women, meets one Wednesday of month in Rectory
President: Mary Douglass 610-437-7110
  • Grades 1-12 sports and activities (i.e. basketball, cheerleading, track, volleyball, etc.).
  • Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, & Boy Scouts
  • Camping experiences & community service open to all children grades 1-12
Knights of Columbus David Woods, Grand Knight 610-428-7251
Cathedral Cash (PDF)
  • Gift certificates to stores that contribute to school and parish
  • Sold in back of Church on Saturdays 4:00-5:30 PM, & on Sunday 8:00 AM until Noon
  • Sold in the Parish Rectory typically during the following days/times: Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 6:00-7:30 PM (not during Summer)
Fund Raisers
  • Little-Lot: $25 raffle tickets could win over $20,000 in total prizes

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