Recent Ordinations + December 2013


From the December 2013 issue of The Word:

Ordained

HANNA, Deacon Nicholas, to the holy priesthood by Archbishop Joseph on September 15, 2013, at St. Nicholas Cathedral, Los Angeles, California.

HOWELL, Deacon Matthew, to the holy priesthood by Archbishop Joseph on September 7, 2013, at St. John Cathedral, Eagle River, Alaska. He was assigned as the Pastor of St. Herman Church in Wasilla, Alaska.

PHELPS, John, to the holy diaconate by Archbishop Joseph on September 7, 2013, at St. John Cathedral, Eagle River, Alaska. He was attached to St. Herman Church in Wasilla, Alaska.

ROGERS, Deacon John, to the holy priesthood by Archbishop Joseph on September 8, 2013, at St. John Cathedral, Eagle River, Alaska. He remains attached to St. John Cathedral.

VAIR, Deacon Mark (Burke), to the holy priesthood by Bishop Nicholas on November 5, 2013, at St. Stephen Church, S. Plainfield, New Jersey. He is appointed to that parish while he completes his seminary studies.

WILSON, Andrew, to the holy diaconate by Bishop Basil on September 15, 2013, at St. John the Forerunner, Cedar Park, Texas.

Elevated

HAMATY, Deacon Elias, to the dignity of Archdeacon by Bishop John, on November 25, 2012.

KFOUF, Priest Ayman, to the dignity of Archpriest by Metropolitan Philip on October 20, 2013, at St. George Church, Troy, Michigan.

WILCOXSON, Father Aidan, to the rank of Archpriest by Bishop Basil on September 15, 2013, at St. John the Forerunner Church, Cedar Park, Texas.

Received

CREMEENS, Priest Timothy, from the Orthodox Church in America, effective November 1, 2013.

Appointed

HANNA, Father Nicholas, as the Assistant Pastor of St. George Church, Upland, California, under the pastorship of the Very Reverend George Manneh, effective November 1, 2013.

KFOUF, Archpriest Ayman, to the pastorate of St. Elias Church, Sylvania, Ohio, effective November 5, 2013.

ROEBER, Priest Anthony, to St. Mary Church, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, which is pastored by the V. Rev. Dr. Donald Shadid.