Father Sunny Sebastian, our current pastor, was born on May 7, 1958 in Kerala state, India. He was ordained a priest on January 6,1990 for the Archdiocese of Bhopal, India. He took charge of our parish on August 1, 2013. He is well educated and came to us with a lot of parish and school experiences. He had worked several years as a Catholic Elementary and High School Principal. He holds three Masters Degrees: Masters Degree in Psychology, Sociology & History. He also has done Bachelor of Education and two years of Supervisory CPE and family counseling in the US.
He came to north America in 1998. Before coming to us he worked in the parishes of St. Alfred’s (St Catharines), St. Thomas More (Niagara Falls), Holy Rosary & St. Aloysius (Thorold), and St. Mary & St. Ann parish (Hagersville/ Walpole). Since 2017 he was appointed by Bishop Bergie as the Dean of Haldimand Deanery and Ex-Officio member of Diocesan Priests Council.
Since his arrival St.Michael has become a vibrant parish with many children and young families attending church. He built two beautiful Grottos; One next to our church and another at our cemetery.