Two men from Diocese of Orlando to be ordained to the transitional diaconate April 6

Bishop Frank Dewane, from the Diocese of Venice, will celebrate the ordination of fifteen seminarians to the transitional diaconate on April 6th, 11 a.m. at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Boca Raton. The livestream will begin at 10:30 a.m.

As newly ordained transitional deacons, Adam Dominick Marchese and Thomas Walter Pringle will be assigned to local parishes where they will exercise their ministry as deacons on weekends during their final year of formation.  Among other duties, they will be able to preach, perform baptisms, and witness marriages, as well as preside over wakes and funerals. Please keep the ordinands in your prayers:

Archdiocese of Miami
Daniel Ryan Saunders
Andrew James Tomonto

Diocese of Orlando
Adam Dominick Marchese
Thomas Walter Pringle

Diocese of Palm Beach
Robinsón Aza Quetama
Nicholas Paul Zrallack

Diocese of Pensacola Tallahassee
Troy Ryan Fulford

Diocese of St. Augustine
Jared Salvatore DeLeo
Anthony Edward Hamaty
Christopher John Knight
Clayton Bernard Ludwig
Mason Edward Wiggins Jr.

Diocese of St. Petersburg
Connor David Penn
Mark Andrew Woodke

Diocese of Venice
Franckel Fils-Aimé

The following seminarians will be ordained in their home diocese:
Cristian Miguel Cossio Sepúlveda – Atlanta
Thomas Joseph Pulickal – St. Thomas SyroMalabar Catholic Diocese of Chicago
Carlos Andrés Rivero Murcia – Savannah