CHARLOTTE — Called. Chosen. Loved by God.
These were the words Bishop Peter Jugis used to describe the two men who came before him to be ordained to the transitional diaconate June 2 at St. Patrick Cathedral.
Alfonso Gamez and Britt Taylor became the Diocese of Charlotte’s newest deacons and took the next step on their journey to the priesthood during the two-hour, standing-room-only Mass.
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The Diocese of Charlotte is establishing a college seminary in response to growing interest in priestly vocations!
Quo Vadis Days is a Diocesan-wide retreat for young men discerning their vocation hosted at Belmont Abbey College.
Registrations for the Quo Vadis Days Retreat will begin late March 2017 and close on June 5, 2017.
Did you know? The Diocese of Charlotte hosts Duc in Altum, an opportunity for young women to deepen their faith, develop new friendships and explore the meaning and purpose of their lives.
Registration for Duc in Altum will begin in early April 2017 and will close on June 16, 2017.
“God has given mercy on us in His Son, Jesus, and wants you to be ministers of His mercy to extend His work of salvation in the world.” – Bishop Peter Jugis