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Diocese of Wilmington set to ordain 15 men to permanent diaconate...

Fifteen men are set to join the Diocese of Wilmington’s permanent diaconate when they are ordained on Aug. 7 at 11 a.m. at St....

Ordination of Bishop William Koenig in Diocese of Wilmington was first...

WILMINGTON — The Diocese of Wilmington witnessed a bit of history when Bishop William Koenig was ordained to the episcopate on July 13 at...

Diocese of Wilmington spent more than two years planning installation Mass...

Although the Diocese of Wilmington only found out at the end of April that Msgr. William E. Koenig of the Diocese of Rockville Centre,...

Bishop William E. Koenig tells full church he looks forward to...

WILMINGTON — Braving extreme heat and crushing humidity, more than 900 people crowded into St. Elizabeth Church on July 13 to witness the ordination...

Brennan Ferris moves one step closer to priesthood with ordination as...

WILMINGTON — With family and friends looking on in person at the Cathedral of St. Peter, and others watching live online, Brennan Ferris took...

Brennan Ferris to be ordained to transitional diaconate Saturday at St....

WILMINGTON — Brennan Ferris, a seminarian studying for the priesthood for the Diocese of Wilmington, will be ordained to the transitional diaconate on May...

New Diocese of Memphis priest says deep prayer helped him sort...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — When Father Joseph Hastings, 33, was growing up, he had dreams like most young boys. He wanted to be a basketball...

Check out this young man’s really cool path to priesthood —...

Andy was my sister’s friend and I’d see him from time to time when I came home from college. Nice kid. But then one summer,...

New Zealand deacon participates in ordination of his son as bishop

AUCKLAND, New Zealand — In a first for New Zealand, a permanent deacon participated in the episcopal ordination Mass of his son. More than 3,000...

Pope Francis to new priests: Be merciful ministers of Christ

VATICAN CITY — The priesthood is not a "cultural association or a union," but a ministry of mercy anchored on Christ's mission to bring...

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