Caccavalle Celebrates 60 Years of Priesthood
April 29, 2007
Photo by Bill Shaw
Fr. Pius Caccavalle, OFM Cap.
celebrated his 60th Anniversary of Priesthood
with a trilingual parish Mass followed by a reception.
received a degree in Canon Law from the Gregorian Institute in Rome
in 1949. He was Pastor at St. Anthony's Parish in Passaic, NJ
from 1964-1970. Later, he taught in formation programs for a number
of years. Father has also served in a number of parishes as an
Associate, Mt. Carmel - Passaic, St. Ann's - Hoboken, Immaculate
Conception - Bronx and Mt. Carmel - Orange. As Spiritual Assistant
to the Secular Franciscan Province of the Stigmata, he provided
excellent guidance to the Executive Council. Following this he
worked in the Marriage Tribunal as a Canon Lawyer for Marriage in
the Diocese of Metuchen. His energy and enthusiasm inspired him to
volunteer to serve for two years in Zambia, Africa teaching in the
Formation Program when he was 70 years old. Fr. Pius is presently
stationed at St. Francis Parish where he works with the Italian and
English speaking communities.
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Thank you to Bill
Shaw, Art of Photography, Hackensack for the Portrait of Fr. Pius.