After eight years, pastor to leave

The Rev. Diane Monti-Catania will retire this year from the Salisbury Congregational Church. Photo by Patrick L. Sullivan

The Rev. Diane Monti-Catania of the Salisbury Congregational Church is leaving. Her last day is Jan. 15, 2019.

Interviewed on Friday, Nov. 16, in her office at the church, she said she has been at the church for eight years.

“It’s a little like politics,” she said. “Eight years is a good term.”

She continued: “I felt it was time — for new leadership here, and for me to explore new opportunities.”

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