Holy Father Francis, through the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelization, has appointed other Missionaries of Mercy of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Redemptorists), thus increasing their number in the Province of Bratislava – Prague and in the Vice-Province Michalovce to 12.
The new missionary missions are Fr. Rastislav Dluhy CSsR, Fr. David Horáček CSsR, Fr. Tomáš Regeš CSsR and Fr. Miroslav Szuda CSsR.
In Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Lithuania and Ukraine there are already 12 missionaries of Mercy from the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Redemptorists) from the Province of Bratislava – Prague and from the Vice-Province of Michalovce. In the community of Podolínec, it is Fr Michal Zamkovský, the head of one of the missionary teams; in the parish of North Moravia Frýdek Fr. František Boldy, vicar of the provincial and administrator of the parish; in the parish of Banská Bystrica – Radvaň its administrator and representative of the community Fr. Jozef Mihok. There are two missionaries of Mercy in the Kaunas community in Lithuania: Fr. Peter Hertel and Fr. Rastislav Dluhý. Fr. David Horáček is the local superior and administrator of the pilgrimage site Svatá Hora in Příbram; Fr. Miroslav Szuda is a representative of the Bratislava – Kramáre community, and at the same time the administrator of this parish; Fr Tomáš Regeš works in the Gaboltov pilgrimage site as a local superior, parish priest and administrator of the Marian shrine. The missionaries of Mercy of the group of Greek-Catholic Redemptorists are Fr. Jozef Jurčenko (Stropkov monastery), Fr. Juraj Rak (Uzhhorod parish), Fr. Jaroslav Štelbaský (Michalovce monastery) and Fr. Maroš Dupnák (Michalovce monastery). Fr. Juraj Rak (parish of Uzhhorod), Fr. Jaroslav Štelbaský (monastery of Michalovce) and Fr. Maroš Dupnák (monastery of Michalovce).