Five men were ordained permanent deacons for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia Saturday, June 8 in the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul following their completion of a six-year formation program at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary. The Mass was celebrated by Archbishop Nelson J. Pérez in the presence of the deacons’ wives, families and friends. Read a brief bio on each of the new deacons here(Photos by Sarah Webb)