Diaconate Ordination for Deacon John Miller and Deacon Eric Culler at the Pontifical College Josephinum April 29, 2007
Deacon Eric Culler
"Do you promise respect and obedience to your Ordinary? I do"
Litany of the Saints
Those to be ordained lay prostrate during the singing of the Litany of the Saints.
Laying on of Hands
The Bishop lays his hands upon the head of Deacon Eric and prays silently.
Deacon John is vested in the deacon's stole and then a dalmatic.
Handing on of the Book of the Gospels
Receive the Gospel of Christ, whose herald you have become. Believe what you read, teach what you believe, and practice what you teach.
Sign of Peace
All those deacons present greet the newly ordained.