Father Andrew O’Connor, pastor of St. Mary Grand, celebrates the 25th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood on May 11, 2021.

Father Andrew O’Connor, pastor of St. Mary Grand, celebrated the 25th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood on May 11, 2021.

Father Andrew—who was ordained by Cardinal John O’Connor at St. Patrick’s Cathedral on May 11, 1996—began his priestly career at St. Mary’s, where he spent two years (1996-1998). He returned to the parish Aug. 1st, 2013.