The men in their fourth year of preparation for the permanent diaconate will receive the ministry of Acolyte on Saturday, March 15 at 10:30 a.m.
Bishop Daniel E. Thomas will lead the rite and celebrate Mass in St. Martin’s Chapel of St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Wynnewood.
The men expect to be ordained permanent deacons in spring of 2015. All the faithful are asked to pray for the men as they receive acolyte.
Michael J. Bell, Our Lady of Calvary Parish, Philadelphia
Manuel Beltran, St. Martin of Tours Parish, Philadelphia
Andres Carrillo, Holy Innocents Parish, Philadelphia
Cristobal Chavac, Annunciation B.V.M. Parish, Philadelphia
B. Stephen Currie, Corpus Christi Parish, Lansdale
Robert H. Hall, St. Katherine of Siena Parish, Philadelphia
Francisco E. Henriquez, St. Agnes Parish, West Chester
Edward T. Hinson, St. Eleanor Parish, Collegeville
David J. Kolesky, St. Mary Parish, Schwenksville
Mark J. Kuhn, Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Southampton
William G. Kussmaul, Nativity B.V.M. Parish, Media
Paul A. Logan, Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Parish, North Wales
Gregory J. Maskarinec, Mother of Divine Providence Parish, King of Prussia
Gerard J. McPhillips, St. Bartholomew Parish, Philadelphia
Olindo Mennilli, Epiphany of Our Lord Parish, Philadelphia
John J. Mischler, St. Alphonsus Parish, Maple Glen
James O’Neill, St. Christopher Parish, Philadelphia
Samuel Ortiz, St. Laurence Parish, Upper Darby
Victor M. Pomales, St. Helena Parish, Philadelphia
John P. Teson, Our Lady of Calvary Parish, Philadelphia