Recent Ordinations and Elevations


from the September 2011 issue of The Word:

DAYA, (Issam) Gabriel, to the holy diaconate by Metropolitan Philip, on July 3, 2011, during the Parish Life Conference, at St. Mary Church of Hunt Valle, Maryland.

FRIZELLE, Deacon Thomas, to the holy priesthood by Bishop Joseph, on August 7, 2011, at St. John the Evangelist Cathedral in Eagle River, Alaska.

HOWELL, Matthew, to the holy diaconate by Bishop Joseph, on August 6, 2011, at St. John the Evangelist Cathedral in Eagle River, Alaska. He is assigned to that parish.

KISHLER, Deacon Andrew, to the holy priesthood by Bishop Joseph, on May 29, 2011, at St. George Church in Cicero, Illinois.

MEYER, Deacon Daniel, to the holy priesthood by Bishop Thomas, at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Huntington, West Virginia. He is assigned to the pastorate of Holy Ascension Mission in West Chester, Pennsylvania, effective August 1, 2011.

SNOWDEN, Deacon Matthew, to the holy priesthood by Bishop Antoun, on June 19, 2011, during the Parish Life Conference, at St. John Church, Memphis, Tennessee. He is assigned as the assistant pastor of St. George Cathedral, Wichita, Kansas, effective August 16th, 2011.