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197 E. Gay Street
Columbus, OH 43215-3209
Phone: (614) 241-2500
Fax: (614) 241-2522

Services Offered:
The Tribunal of the Catholic Diocese of Columbus handles all marriage cases and other judicial procedures.


Adjutant Judicial Vicars:
Rev. Msgr. John K. Cody, M.Div., J.C.L.

Promoter of Justice:
Rev. Msgr. Stephan Moloney, M.A., M.Div., J.C.L.

Diocesan Judges:
Rev. Msgr. John G. Johnson, JCD
Rev. Joseph N. Bay, MA, M Div, JCL
Rev. Dennis E. Stevenson, MA, M Div, JCL
Rev. Mr. John Crerand, MA, JCL
Rev. Msgr. John J. Dreese, SSL, STL
Rev. Leo L. Connolly, M Div
Rev. Timothy M. Hayes, STL
Rev. Kevin J. Kavanagh, STL, M Div
Rev. William A. Metzger, BA
Rev. Daniel J. Millisor, M Div
Rev. Paul A. Noble, PhD

Ms. Mary Beth Krecsmar
Ms. Patricia Smith
Ms. Sue Ulmer, I.A.P.

Defender of the Bond:
Rev. Mark J. Hammond, JCL, STL
Rev. Hilary C. Ike, JCL
Mr. Daniel Shakal, M Div, MCL, JCL

Rev. Mr. Thomas Berg, Jr., MJ, MPS
Rev. Mr. Christopher Campbell, BA
Rev. Mr. Jeffrey Fortkamp, MPA, JD
Rev. Mr. Dan Hann, BSA
Rev. Mr. Frank Iannarino, MED, MTH
Rev. Mr. Robert Joseph
Rev. Mr. James W. Kelly, MA
Rev. Mr. Pete Labita, MA
Rev. Mr. Roger Minner, MSW
Rev. Mr. James Morris, MS
Rev. Mr. Dean W. Racine, MBA
Rev. Mr. James Rouse, MS
Rev. Mr. Mark Scarpitti, BS
Rev. Mr. Craig Smith, BA, JD
Rev. Mr. Marion E. Smithberger, BA, JD
Rev. Mr. Frank Sullivan, MA
Rev. Mr. Patrick Wilson, BS
Sr. Wanda Scherer, OSF, MA
Ms. Barbara Kegelmeyer, BA
Mr. Thomas E. Long, JD

Tribunal Auditors/Notaries:
Ms. Mary Beth Krecsmar
Ms. Patricia Smith
Ms. Sue Ulmer, IAP
Tribunal Notary:
Sr. Raymunda Brooks, OP, MA
Tribunal Psychologist:
Timothy M. Luis, PhD
Shannon Johnson, Psy. D
Donna McClure, PhD  

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Columbus 197 E. Gay Street Columbus, OH 43215

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