Priesthood Ordination, June 21
Monday, 02 June 2014 13:43

              On Saturday, June 21, 2014, two seminarians will be ordained to the priesthood for the Diocese of Youngstown. The ordination ceremony will take place at St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown at 10:30 a.m. Bishop George V. Murry, S.J., Bishop of Youngstown, will confer the Sacrament of Ordination upon Deacon John Ettinger and Deacon Craig McHenry.

            Deacon John Ettinger is from Warren and is a member of St. John Paul II Parish in Warren. Deacon Craig McHenry is from Massillon and is a member of St. Joan of Arc Parish in Canton. Both men completed their theological studies at Mount Saint Mary’s Seminary in Cincinnati, Ohio.

            The new priests will be assigned as Parochial Vicars (Associate Pastors) to parishes in the Diocese of Youngstown and will begin their assignments soon after their priesthood ordination.

            All are invited to attend the ordination.

            For more information, please contact Reverend John Jerek, Vicar for Clergy, or Reverend Christopher Luoni, Vocation Director.