As of July 1, 2021, Father Pancrose Kalist is the new pastor of Guardian Angel-St. Columba Parish, while also assigned to Pontifical Mission Societies .
Fr. Kalist had served since 2018 as pastor of St. Kateri Tekakwitha, LaGrangeville. He also served as pastor of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Staten Island, 2008-2014 and 2015-2018, where he was also administrator, 2014-2015 and 2007-2008, and parochial vicar, 1996-2002.
Fr. Kalist also served as parochial vicar at St. Ann, Staten Island, 2002-2007, and St. Aedan, Pearl River, 2002.
A native of India, Fr. Kalist was ordained in 1988 for the Diocese of Berhampur and was incardinated into the Archdiocese of New York in 2004.