Pope Francis appointed Fr. Stephen D. Parkes as the next bishop of Savannah, Georgia, Wednesday. The Holy See press office announced July 8 that Parkes, a priest of the Diocese of Orlando, would succeed Bishop Gregory Hartmayer, who was appointed archbishop of Atlanta in March. Fr. Parkes, 55, currently serves as pastor of Annunciation Catholic Church in Longwood, Florida. His older brother, Bishop Gregory Parkes, serves St. Petersburg, Florida…

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