Ordination Update: 7 New Deacons for Philadelphia

The Deacon's Bench | 6/11/2019 | Staff
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From press release before the ordination:

Permanent Deacons are members of the clergy of the Catholic Church. They may be single or married males. As ministers at the altar, permanent deacons assist the priest and bishop at the Liturgy. They proclaim God’s Word, preach and teach, baptize, may witness marriages, carry out funeral rites at the...
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