Lewis, Fr. Patrick
- Pastor of St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church
- Camp Springs, MD
Fr. Lewis arrived at St. Philip in July 2019. He was ordained as a priest for the Archdiocese of Washington on June 16, 2012. His previous assignments have included Sacred Heart Parish in Bowie, MD and the Church of the Little Flower in Bethesda, MD.
Fr. Lewis grew up in Silver Spring, MD. His father was a convert to the Catholicism, and both his parents were powerful examples of how to live a life of faith. Fr. Lewis went to St. Bernadette School, Our Lady of Good Counsel High School, and the University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business.
After working for two years, he was accepted as a seminarian for the Archdiocese of Washington. He completed two years of pre-theology at Mount St. Mary’s Seminary in Emmitsburg and four years of theology at the Pontifical North American College in Rome, where he studied at the Angelicum.
Fr. Lewis is grateful for the opportunity to serve the parish and school community, and he looks forward to working together to build up the kingdom in Camp Springs.