The [ordained men] include Chahm Gahng, Christopher Gernetzke, and Tafadzwa Kushamba. Two other men -- Scott Emerson and Gabriel Lopez-Betanzos -- will be ordained to the transitional diaconate for the Diocese of Madison on October 2 at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome, where they are studying.The Badger Catholic was on hand for the ordination Mass. Here are some of the sights from a special evening.
|Prostrate before the alter|
|The KC Honor Guard leading the recessional|
|The diocesan seminarians served for the ordination Mass|
|There's really nothing quite like a Mass involving dozens of priests|
|Badger Catholic favorite Fr. Rick Heilman can be seen toward the left of the photo|
|Bishop Morlino blesses the attendees.|
God bless our three new deacons as they prepare to be ordained priests next year!