Clergy Team

Fr  Piotr (Peter) Kucharski
Parish Priest

Fr Peter was ordained for the Archdiocese of Przemyśl, Poland in May 2009. He started his ministry in England in 2012 as an Assistant Priest in St Francis Church, Maidstone. In May 2017 he joined the ranks of Southwark priests. He was made the Parish Priest of St Teresa’s, Ashford in September 2017.
Some of Fr Peter’s responsibilities:
– William Harvey Hospital (on-call chaplain)
– Pilgrims Hospice, Ashford and all Nursing Homes in the area (on call chaplain)
– Parish Pastoral Council
– Parish Finance Committee
– Adult Confirmation Group
– Altar Servers and liturgy
– Spiritual care over St Teresa’s Primary School
– Marriage preparation and paperwork
– Overseeing all formation groups and Sacramental Programmes in the Parish
– Knights of St Columba chaplaincy (Council 355)
– Parish website

Fr Lukasz Haduch
Assistant Priest

Fr Lukasz was ordained for the Archdiocese of Przemyśl, Poland in May 2009. Soon after he  started his studies in Canon Law. He began his ministry in England in 2014 as an Assistant Priest in St Bede’s Church, Clapham Park (London).  He came to St Teresa’s, Ashford in November 2017.
Some of Fr Lukasz’s responsibilities:
– William Harvey Hospital (on-call chaplain)
– Pilgrims Hospice, Ashford and all Nursing Homes in the area (on call chaplain)
– RCIA Group
– Polish Community
– Overseeing the sick visits in the Parish
– Marriage preparation and paperwork

Other:

Fr Rodney Schofield
(resident at Wye)

Fr Rodney looks after St Ambrose Chapel, Wye

Sister Dolores
(Sisters of Mercy, Gravesend)

Some of Sr Dolores’ responsibilities in the Parish:
– the church Choir
– First Holy Communion Programme
– St Teresa’s Primary School