The Annual Appeal of the Archdiocese of Atlanta not only funds the operations of the archdiocese, but it also funds services that are of great help to the ministries right here in our parish.
- Diaconate Formation
- Pete Chacon is our Deacon in Training and his many years of formation is covered through this appeal.
- Hispanic Ministry
- Assists our Hispanic Ministry with continuing catechesis and conferences
- Catholic Campus Ministry
- Victoria Thompson’s salary
- As mentioned last week the following have served here as seminarians and are now serving in the Archdiocese:
Fr. Daniel Ketter
Fr. Thomas Zahuta
Fr. Michael Revak
Fr. Paul Nacey
Fr. Luis Alvarez
and Lord willing Deacon John Washington will be ordained this May 2024.
Deacon John Washington is unique because when he came to UNG he wasn’t Catholic, Joined RCIA, Came into the Church during the Easter Vigil and after graduating from UNG entered our Archdiocesan Seminarian program. After two years at Mundelein Seminary in Chicago, John did a summer assignment with the Diocese of Yakima and transferred to their diocese.
We have invited Deacon John to come and say a Mass of Thanksgiving on Corpus Christi 2024 and be our speaker.