- Vicar, parish of St-Étienne-de-Tinée (1969-1972);
- In charge of the permanent Diaconate, Vocations Department, Diocese of Nice, (1972-1982);
- Parish priest, La Trinité, Drap and Cantaron, Dean of “Paillon-Pays de Nice” (1982-1991);
- Vicar-General, Diocese of Nice (1991-1997 and 1998-2000);
- Diocesan Administrator sede vacante (1997-1998).
- Member, Council of the Episcopal Conferences of Europe (CCEE);
- Associate member, Francophone Episcopal Commission for Liturgical Translations (CEFTL);
- Chaplain-General, Maintenance of Confraternities of Penitents in France and Monaco.