On Saturday, April 20, 2013 the St. Tikhon’s Community witnessed the Ordination of Dn. David Morrison to the Holy Priesthood as well as Edward Batchko to Diaconate.
Also on Saturday both Jessie Dominick and Paul McDonald were tonsured Reader.
All four of these were performed by the hand of the Rector of the Seminary, His Grace Bishop Michael and were performed at the St. Tikhon’s Monastery Church in South Canaan, PA.
Also on Saturday, April 20 at St. Gregorios Malankara Orthodox Church in Rochester, Michigan, seminarian Shinto David was ordained to the Sub-Diaconate by His Grace Alexios Mar Eusebius, Metropolitan of the Diocese of South-West America of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church.
May God’s Blessings be upon each and every one of the newly ordained and their families as they begin this next phase of their public ministry.