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Office of Vocations
Diocese of Columbus

The Role of Deacon in the Catholic Church

On Friday, May 5th we had the pleasure of witnessing five seminarians being ordained as deacons at their diaconal ordination. Often times there is some confusion about the role of a deacon in the Catholic Church, so let’s breakdown their role in a brief description....

2016 Diaconate Ordination Invitation

With praise and thanksgiving to Almighty God the Most Reverend Frederick F. Campbell, D.D., Ph.D. Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Columbus requests the honor of your presence for the Ordination of Daniel William Olvera to the Sacred Order of Deacon of our Lord...