Father Lungay hopes to get a new kidney soon


“A priest for Christ, a priest for love, a priest for all. That’s who I am,” wrote Father Roel Lungay, pastor of St. Genevieve Church in Slidell, in the liner notes of a self-recorded music CD.
    His parishioners consider him a devoted, compassionate priest and a strong witness to faith amid suffering. And, they should know about his recent medical trials, considering the 53-year-old priest who became their pastor in 2004 “makes my experiences part of my storytelling when I give my homilies.”
 

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