Fr. Jonah Pollock, O.P.

Fr. Jonah grew up near Syracuse, NY, received a BA in 2001 from Franciscan University in Steubenville, OH, and entered the Dominican Province of Saint Joseph in 2003. He was ordained to the priesthood in 2009 and, after completing a Licentiate degree in Sacred Theology in 2010 and serving as parochial vicar at the Parish of St. Mary in New Haven, CT from 2010-2012,  was assigned to the Priory of Saint Catherine of Siena to serve with Dominican Friars Health Care Ministry of New York (DFHCMNY) in 2012. He is now the Executive Director of DFHCMNY and its head chaplain for Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

email: frjonah@dfhmcny.org | phone: 212-988-1847

Fr. John Devaney, O.P.

Fr. John grew up in New Jersey. He worked as disc jockey for several years before entering the Dominican Province of Saint Joseph in 2008. He was ordained to the priesthood in 2015. Since then, Fr. John has been assigned to the Priory of St. Vincent Ferrer in New York City where he has served as a chaplain for Dominican Friars Health Care Ministry of New York. He is now the Associate Director of DFHCMNY. Fr. John has completed four units of Clinical Pastoral Education and in 2017 was recognized by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education as a board certified chaplain.

Fr. David Adiletta, O.P

Fr. David is originally from Connecticut. He studied Molecular Biology before entering the Dominican Province of Saint Joseph in 1991. After studying Theology and Medical Ethics at the Dominican House of Sudies in Washington, DC, he was ordained to the priesthood in 1998. For many years, Fr. David served as a missionary in the Province of Saint Joseph’s Vicariate of Eastern Africa. After returning to the United States, he was assigned to the Priory of Saint Catherine of Siena to serve as a chaplain with Dominican Friars Health Care Ministry of New York. He is currently the Health Care Ministry’s head chaplain at Hospital for Special Surgery.

Fr. Martin Farrell, O.P.

Originally from Brooklyn, NY, Fr. Martin Farrell, O.P., is a member of the Dominican Province of St. Dominic in Canada. He has worked in Hospital Ministry in North Carolina and Wisconsin, preached retreats and parish missions in Ontario and Quebec, served as a regular confessor at St. Patrick’s Basilica in Ottawa, and taught on the faculties of Theology and Philosophy at the Dominican University College in Ottawa, where he is presently assigned. He currently resides at the Priory of St. Catherine of Siena and serves as a hospital chaplain for Dominican Friars Health Care Ministry of New York.