AXIOS! Stephen DeYoung, a DOWAMA vocation from St Nicholas/Shreveport, LA and a senior at St Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary in South Canaan, PA, will be ordained to the holy diaconate by Bishop THOMAS of Charleston at St. Mary's Church  in Wilkes-Barre, PA on Sunday, October 12th.
MOUSTAHIQ! Fr. John Salem of St. George Church  in Houston, TX will be elevated to the rank and dignity of Archpriest on Sunday, November 2nd, during festivities marking the 80th anniversary of the founding of St. George Church.
HE IS WORTHY! John Ballard, a DOWAMA vocation from Ss. Constantine & Helen Church  in Dallas, TX and a middler at St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary in Crestwood, NY, will be ordained to the holy diaconate by Metropolitan PHILIP at St. Nicholas Church  in Bridgeport, CT on Sunday, December 7th.