About – Resume

Reverend Thomas J. Boyer

Ordained to the Catholic Priesthood 1968

Born: St. Louis, Missouri 1942

  • Family Resided in Davenport, IA; Indianapolis, IN; Oklahoma City, OK
  • Graduate of Bishop Brute Latin School of Indianapolis 1960


  • Bachelor of Science – St Meinrad College of Liberal Arts
  • Master of Divinity – St Meinrad School of Theology
  • Summer Institutes – University of Leuven, Belgium & Loyola University, New Orleans

Previous Pastoral Assignments include:

  • Pastor: Saint Mark the Evangelist Parish, Norman, OK
  • Rector: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cathedral, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Pastor: St Thomas More University Parish, Norman, OK
  • Pastor: St Joseph Parish, Union City, OK
  • Administrator/Faculty Member: Mount Saint Mary High School, Oklahoma City
  • Associate Pastor: Joseph Old Cathedral, Oklahoma City

In addition to these Pastoral Assignments:

  • Director of Catholic Youth Ministry
  • Director of Vocations
  • Consultor to the Archbishop
  • Member of the Council of Priests
  • Member of the Archbishop’s Personnel Board
  • Faculty Member for Summer Institutes for Pastoral Musicians

Past Member of:

  • National Federation of Priests Councils
  • National Organization for Continuing Education of Priests
  • National Pastoral Musicians
  • Regional Representative to National Federation of Priests Councils
  • National Catholic Youth Organization National Board

Guest Lectures:

  • St Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology – Institute for Priests
  • Conception Seminary College – Commencement Address – Student Retreat
  • More than thirty-five Diocesan Presbyteral Assemblies and Retreats
  • The Ann Stolberg Lecture: Covington, KY
  • Saving Sacred Things Symposium: Catholic University of America
  • The Dolle Lecture: St Meinrad Seminary
  • St Gregory University, Shawnee, OK – Commencement Address
  • Frequent Guest Lecturer at University of Oklahoma School of Religious Studies
  • Participated in the Heartland Institute “Think Tank” regarding the Failure of Bi-partisan Politics” at the University of Oklahoma February 2010

Retired from the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City, OK 2013


  • Assisting at Saint Peter the Apostle Parish, Naples, FL
  • Assisting at St William Parish, Naples, FL