Holy Orders

Holy Orders

Those who receive the sacrament of Holy Orders -- as a deacon, priest or bishop -- are consecrated in Christ's name "to feed the Church by the word and grace of God."


—From the United States Catholic Catechism for Adults


Please see more information about vocations to the priesthood  in our section on Vocations.



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