Tag Archives: permanent deacons

Eighteen accepted into the 21st Diaconate Class

In the beginning there were seven, chosen by the Apostles, in the first year after the birth of the Church at Pentecost, to serve and care for the poor, pray, preach and help spread the Gospel when the Apostles were unavailable.

Eleven men raised to the Order of the Diaconate

In an age-old rite, 11 men were ordained permanent deacons June 9 as the hundreds who filled the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception watched.

Diaconate Office to accept Permanent Diaconate applications July – September

Does your parish have an ordained, permanent deacon assisting the priest and serving the parish needs?

Thirteen accepted as candidates to be deacons

Just one year after ordaining 13 men as permanent deacons, the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph saw another 13 men step forward June 20 to be formally accepted as candidates.

Largest class of permanent deacons ordained for service

Call them the Lucky Thirteen, but it is the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph that benefits.

September 23, 2020
The Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph