Our Clergy

Monsignor Michael Thornton, from County Galway, Ireland, is the Pastor at Immaculate Conception Parish in Laurel. He celebrated his 45 anniversary of the priesthood in 2014 and continues to lead our parish with love.

Deacon Rich Hollingsworth (Permanent Diaconate). Converted to Catholicism in 1984 from the Presbyterian faith. Ordained July 6th, 2002 by Bishop Thomas Rodi at the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Cathedral, Biloxi, Mississippi.