The biographies of the OLPH priests, other priests in residence and support staff are provided below.
Parishioners are warmly welcomed to assist in the various work that needs to be done in the daily operation and maintenance of the parish. In particular, parishioners are encouraged to volunteer in the various parish Ministries
Monsignor James HannahPastor
Alison EndrizziLay Pastoral Associate
Scott SamuelYouth Minister
Father Daniel DonovanWeekend Assistant
Fr. Dan Donovan was born and raised in Toronto. He is a graduate of De La Salle High School and of St. Michael's College. After completing his initial theological studies at the University of Laval, Quebec City, he was ordained for the diocese of Toronto in 1962. Between 1963 and 1965 (during the Second Vatican Council) he did graduate work in biblical studies in Rome and in 1971 completed his doctorate in theology at the University of Munster in Germany. Beginning in 1971, he taught theology in the faculty of theology St. Michael's College and since 1990 in the Christianity and Culture Program of the Faculty of Arts and Science of the University of Toronto. Although he reached the mandatory retirement age in 2001, he continues to teach in the Christianity and Culture Program. Father Donovan has published a number of books and has put together a well-known collection of contemporary art at St. Michael's. Throughout his teaching career he has always helped out on Sundays in one or another of the parishes of the Archdiocese - currently helping at OLPH