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  • During the litany of supplication, the diaconate candidates lie prostrate on the altar. Concelebrants for the Mass of ordination May 27 with Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory were Bishop Luis R. Zarama and Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio, of the U.S. Archdiocese for the Military Services.
  • (L-r) Michael Bremer, Carlos Ortega, Jack Knight and Michael Metz vest downstairs at the Cathedral of Christ the King in preparation for their ordination Mass May 27.
  • Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory presents the Book of the Gospels to Carlos Gustavo Ortega Valera as part of the rite of ordination.
  • Transitional Deacon Ordination

During the litany of supplication, the diaconate candidates lie prostrate before the altar. Concelebrants for the Mass of ordination May 27 with Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory were Bishop Luis R. Zarama and Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio, of the U.S. Archdiocese for the Military Services. Photo By Lee Depkin


Atlanta

Four ordained as transitional deacons

ATLANTA—Thunderous applause echoed off the stone walls of the Cathedral of Christ the King as four men presented themselves to be ordained as transitional deacons, a milestone toward serving as Catholic priests. As the men lay face down on the stone floor, friends and family filling the Gothic church’s wooden pews asked the saints to […] Full Story