Deacon Ordination 6,29,11 (Photos by Julie Murray Diocesan Communications Specialist)
Jul 5, 2011Public
Photo: Suzanne LeVesconte
Photo: Rhetta Wiley signs the Declaration of Intention
Photo: Suzanne LeVesconte signs the Declaration of Intention
Photo: Michelle Boomgaard signs the Declaration of Intention
Photo: Bishop Breidenthal signs a Declaration of Intention
Photo: Michelle Boomgaard
Photo: The ordinands kneel for the Litany for Ordinations
Photo: Bishop Breidenthal kneels for the Litany for Ordinations
Photo: The Rev. Philip College
Photo: The first lesson (Ezekiel 34: 11-16) was read by Dr. Donald Shaffer
Photo: The second lesson (2 Timothy 4:1-8) was read by Wylie Shaffer
Photo: Rhetta Wiley sings Psalm 87
Photo: Susannne LeVesconte sings Psalm 87
Photo: Michelle Boomgaard sings Psalm 87
Photo: Thurifer Jason Prati
Photo: Bishop Breidenthal preached the sermon. He told the congregation that this was the 30th anniversary of his own ordination to the diaconate.
Photo: Bishop Breidenthal
Photo: Rhetta Wiley listens to the bishop's challenge
Photo: Suzanne LeVesconte listens to the bishop's challenge
Photo: Michelle Boomgaard listens to the bishop's challenge
Photo: Therefore, Father, through Jesus Christ your Son, give your Holy Spirit to Michelle; fill her with grace and power, and make her a deacon in your Church.
Photo: Therefore, Father, through Jesus Christ your Son, give your Holy Spirit to Suzanne; fill her with grace and power, and make her a deacon in your Church.
Photo: Therefore, Father, through Jesus Christ your Son, give your Holy Spirit to Rhetta; fill her with grace and power, and make her a deacon in your Church.
Photo: The bishop reads the Prayer of Consecration