Fr. Edward Estok was appointed the 3rd pastor of St. Albert the Great Parish by Bishop Lennon on June 15, 2009. Ordained in 1985, Fr. Estok has served many parishes and held a number of diocesan roles as shown below:
In addition to the various assignments listed above, Fr. Estok has shared his faith with many other parishes, diocesan offices, and religious communities through large-group missions, days of recollection, and ministry training events.
Fr. Estok was born in 1958 and grew up in Bedford, OH. He attended Bedford High School and Wittenberg University in Springfield, OH where he majored in Political Science and Spanish (including a year's study at the Universidad de Sevilla, Spain). After receiving his Master of Divinity degree from St. Mary Seminary he completed his Master of Arts degree in the area of biblical