Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut
Saturday, June 24, 2017

ministry reader webSeven men have been installed into the ministry of reader, a step in the formation of permanent deacons.

From left, they are Vincent Raby, John Montalbano, John Thorpe, Michael Malfitano, Alfred Gambone, Robert Kiley and Albert Cala.

Behind them are, from left, Deacon Robert M. Pallotti, director of the diaconate for the Archdiocese of Hartford; Auxiliary Bishop Christie A. Macaluso, who was the conferring prelate; and Father Aidan N. Donahue, director of formation.

The installation took place during a eucharistic liturgy on May 7 in the chapel of the Archdiocesan Center at St. Thomas Seminary in Bloomfield.

(Photo by Aaron Joseph)