Fr. Rogatian S. Urassa
director of Music and organist
Prior to joining the staff at Sacred Heart in 2008, Mr. Hoffman was the Director of Music at several different churches in the Klamath Falls area. Active in the field of church music, Mr. Hoffman holds an Organist Certificate from the National Association of Pastoral Musicians and is currently working to complete the Colleague Examination of the American Guild of Organists. He studied music at Willamette University and his teachers have included Dr. Paul Klemme (organ) and Dr. Wallace Long (choral conducting). In addition to his time at Willamette University, Mr. Hoffman completed a lengthy apprenticeship at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, in Salem, Oregon. During that time, he had the opportunity to conduct adult and children’s choirs, handbell choirs, and serve as the Associate Organist.
director of Faith Formation
Mr. Chutikorn is a husband and proud father of six beautiful children. He is a philosophy and theology student at Holy Apostles College & Seminary and his studies have a specific emphasis in the Aristotelian-Thomistic tradition. His written work on the relationship between merit and grace in relation to soteriology has been published in Ignatius Press’ academic journal Homiletic and Pastoral Review. He also serves as Vice-President of the Theological Institute of St. Thomas Aquinas.
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