Fr. Steve Geer, vicar forane of the East Suburban Vicariate and pastor of St. Therese Parish, installed Fr. Tetzel Umingli as pastor of St. Rita Parish in Northeast Portland Aug. 8. Fr. Umingli is originally from the Philippines. He first went to nursing school but then entered a seminary in the Philippines, transferring to Mount Angel in 2011. Since his ordination he has served as parochial vicar at St. Anne Parish in Grants Pass and as administrator at St. Paul Parish in Silverton. “As I look back in my priestly ministry, God is part of that journey,” said Fr. Umingli.