Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Saturday, June 23, 2018

DOrd038Three candidates for the priesthood and five candidates for the transitional diaconate prostrate themselves in front of the altar at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Hartford on Saturday during a double ordination ceremony. Archbishop Henry J. Mansell was the ordaining prelate. Ordained to the priesthood were Fathers Henry Alexander Avendaño Varon, Andrés Mendoza Floyd and Jorge Eliecer Castro Morales. The new  transitional deacons are William Agyemang, Piotr Buczek, John Robert Mariano, Carlos Andrés Piedrahita Echeverri and Michael Alberto Santiago. See photo gallery by clicking here. (Photo by Lenora Sumsky)