Clergy

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The Rev. Marcus A. Kaiser, Sr.

The Rev. Marcus A. Kaiser, was an officer in the Navy when he was called to the priesthood. He graduated from Nashotah House in the spring of 2009 and came directly to Holy Comforter with his wife and two sons. (He now has four sons.) He was installed as Rector on August 24, 2014.

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The Rev. John Sosnowski

Fr. John Sosnowski and his wife, Patti, are critical to the growth and strengthening of our parish. Having moved inland from coastal waters, the Sosnowskis have embraced this parish and lent their talents and expertise, and their faithfulness, to many of the ministries here at Holy Comforter.

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The Rev. Joe Rhodes

Fr. Rhodes has spent much of his career in the mission field. He and his wife, Tina, have recently felt called to train missionaries for local work here in Sumter. Their combined talents have greatly enhanced the spiritual development of our church family in the areas of prayer, healing and celebration.

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The Rev. Charles F. Walton

Fr. Charlie Walton was previously rector at Holy Comforter from 1985 to 1995. He and his wife, Anne, have retired to Sumter and Fr. Charlie has made his many talents available to the church and the Anglican Diocese of South Carolina.

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The Rev. Phil Osborne

Phil Osborne is a retired U.S. Air Force officer (24 years), a Foreign Policy advisor for the Air Force, and is the Deacon at Holy Comforter.  His ministry is to the local and diocesan active duty and retired military community, and to the parish.  He and his wife, Sally, have three grown children.  When not […]