Welcome to our parish, Father Brandimarti!
Fr. PJ Brandimarti was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Columbus by Bishop Robert J. Brennan on May 25th 2019. After pursuing a career in retail and retail support with corporations including Sony Electronics and Motorola Mobility, Fr. Brandimarti entered seminary at the Pontifical College Josephinum in 2012, earning a Bachelor of Arts in philosophy in 2015 and a Master of Divinity in 2019. He was previously assigned as Parochial Vicar of St. Paul the Apostle Church in Westerville. Fr. Brandimarti is an Eagle Scout and a 4th Degree member of the Knights of Columbus. A native of Pittsburgh, Fr. Brandimarti enjoys watching sports, primarily the Pittsburgh Steelers, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Columbus Blue Jackets. He is an avid movie fan, with sci-fi his preferred genre. He also enjoys music, video games, camping, and cooking. Father is very excited to be here in Knox county, and is looking forward to serving the people of this consortium.