Fr. Rob Rottgers
Title: Institute for Priests and Presbyterates Presenter
Fr. Rob Rottgers is a priest of the Diocese of Covington,
ordained in 2009. Baptized in the Episcopal Church, Fr. Rottgers
came into full communion in 1996. He earned his BA in philosophy
from the Pontifical College Josephinum and his Master of Divinity
from Mundelein Seminary.
Fr. Rottgers worked in the material handling industry for several
years. A widower, he was married for 15 years until his wife's
death in 2001. He has an adult stepson and four grandchildren.
Following his ordination in 2009, Fr. Rottgers served as
parochial vicar at St. Catherine Parish in Fort Thomas, KY, before
being appointed pastor of St. Philip Parish in Melbourne, where he
is currently assigned. He is the chaplain for Bishop Brossart High
School and serves on the Board of Directors of Carenet Pregnancy
Centers and on the Diocesan Youth Advisory Board.
Presentation: Exorcism and the Parish Priest
Program: The Associate Pastor