19 Roman Catholic Deacons Ordained Saturday - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

1/22/05

19 Roman Catholic Deacons Ordained Saturday

Christ the King Cathedral ordained 19 Roman Catholic Deacons Saturday.

The men were drawn from 14 parishes located within the 25 counties in the Lubbock Diocese. The men can now Baptize members into the church, assist the priest in mass, witness marriages and preside at funerals.

The diocese of Lubbock includes 62 parishes and more than 80,000 parishioners in Texas, including Lubbock, Motley, and Hockley counties.

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