Mission Statement

Called by Baptism, nourished by the Eucharist, and inspired by the Holy Spirit, our mission is to live the Good News of Christ through Worship, Evangelization, Service, Spiritual Formation, and Stewardship.

Father Jim Morris, Primary Pastor, St. Basil

Ordained in 1994, Fr. Jim spent nineteen years teaching Math and Physics at Msgr. Hackett High School in Kalamazoo before answering the call to become a priest. He served both St. Joseph Parish in St. Joseph, and St. Mary of the Lake in New Buffalo, Michigan before coming to St. Basil. Fr. Jim enjoys computers, books, bicycling, and astronomy, and is a strong supporter of Catholic Schools and Lake Michigan Catholic sports.

Father Fabio Garzon, Primary Pastor, St. Peter (Douglas, MI)


Father Jim Morris Pastor 269-637-2404 frjimmorris@saintbasilcatholicchurch.org
Father Fabio Garzon Pastor at St. Peter (Douglas, MI) 269-857-7951 Fr. Fabio
Deacon John Lohrstorfer Deacon jlohrstorfer@yahoo.com
Deacon William VanDril Deacon
Parish Leadership
Dave Bacehowski Chairman, Parish Pastoral Council 269-639-7990
Paul Brazda Chairman, Finance Council 269-637-3404
Frank Overton School Endowment 269-637-4272
Brian Peterson President, St. Basil School Board 269-637-3529