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Transitional Diaconate Ordination Schedule 2021

Six seminarians to complete next step on path to presbyterate

by Editorial Team

The transitional diaconate is the last major step in a seminarian’s journey to his presbyteral ordination. This spring, six Sacred Heart seminarians will be ordained into the transitional diaconate across four dioceses and one religious community. See below for ordination and livestream information, and join us in congratulating our seminarians and praying for their continued path to priesthood.

Diocese of Marquette

May 14, 2021 at 3:00 pm

St. Peter's Cathedral - Marquette, MI 

Watch via Livestream

Christian Flagstadt

Brandon Yanni

Diocese of Lansing

May 15, 2021 at 10:30am

St. Thomas Aquinas Church - East Lansing, MI

Watch via Livestream

Tyler Arens

Franciscan Friars of the Holy Spirit

May 16, 2021 at 10:00am

St. John the Baptist Church - Laveen Village, AZ

Watch via Livestream

Br. John of the Cross Constantino, FHS

Diocese of Kalamazoo

May 22, 2021 at 10:00am

St. Augustine Cathedral - Kalamazoo, MI

Watch via Livestream

Jacob Thomas

Diocese of Winona-Rochester

Friday, June 11, 2021 at 2:00pm

Cathedral of the Sacred Heart - Winona, MN

Michael Churchill

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