As of May 28 of this month, 18 men will have been ordained. 9 as transitional deacons and 9 as theology IV seminarians to the priesthood.
These ordinations are some of the first official events performed by Archbishop Bernard Hebda, following his installation on May 13.
The 9 transitional deacons ordained on May 14 are:
- Paul Baker
- Bryce Evans
- Nicholas Froehle
- Matthew Quail
- Timothy Sandquist
- Matthew Shireman
- Brandon Theisen
- Chad VanHoose
- Ben Wittnebel
The 9 theology IV seminarians to be ordained to the priesthood on May 28 include 8 men for the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis and 1 man for Pro Ecclesia Sancta, a religious order founded in Peru which serves parishes such as the Church of Saint Mark in Saint Paul, MN.
The 8 theology IV seminarians to be ordained to the priesthood for the Archdiocese on May 28 are:
- Neil Bakker
- Michael Daly
- Paul Haverstock
- Kyle Kowalczyk
- Michael McClellan
- Matthew Northenscold
- Mark Pavlak
- Joseph Zabinski
The theology IV seminarian for Pro Ecclesia Sancta is:
- Adam Tokashiki
For more information about the May 28 ordination, click here – https://www.stthomas.edu/spssod/about/events/event-item—priesthood-ordination-052816.html
Please join us in recognizing these 18 men for their service to the Church.
The CSAF supports The Saint Paul Seminary as 1 of 17 Collective Ministries served each year – http://csafspm.org/whom-you-help/the-saint-paul-seminary