New Parochial Vicar

Father Josh Evans was born in Pittsburg, KS to Jim and Nancy Evans. He’s the second of four children and attended St. Mary’s-Colgan Catholic schools, graduating high school in 2006. Fr. Josh attended Pittsburg State University for two years where he studied biology and chemistry. He then entered seminary at St. John Vianney—University of St. Thomas Minnesota, graduating in 2011. Fr. Josh finished his studies at Mount St. Mary's Seminary in Emmitsburg, MD. He graduated from seminary in 2015 and was ordained a priest to the Diocese of Wichita on May 23, 2015. Prior to beginning his tenure at St. Thomas on June 20, Fr. Josh served as Parochial Vicar at St. Francis of Assisi in Wichita for two year. Please extend a warm and sincere welcome to Fr. Josh as he joins our parish family!