Ordination of Fr. Joseph Gingrich To the Holy Priesthood
On Friday, September 17, 2010, Subdeacon Joseph Gingrich, a seminarian at Christ the Saviour Seminary was ordained to the Orders of the Diaconate and On Saturday September 18 to the Holy Priesthood on behalf of Metropolitan Nicholas by His Grace, Bishop Daniel of the Western Eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA.
The posted photos show scenes from the ordinations which took place at Camp Nazareth in Mercer, PA.
Subdeacon Joseph Gingrich is ordained to the diaconate by His Grace, Bishop Daniel by the Laying on of Hands.
HIs Grace Bishop Daniel offers words of encouragement and guidance during Subdeacon Joseph's ordination to the Diaconate
His Grace, Bishop Daniel vests Deacon Joseph with the cuffs.
Deacon Joseph is presented with the ripidia to fan the Holy Gifts.
"The Grace Divine Fills that which is imperfect ....." Deacon Joseph is ordained to the Holy Priesthood by His Grace, Bishop Daniel.
Newly Ordained Priest Joseph address his family and friends following his ordination.
Newly Ordained Fr. Joseph with His Ordaining Bishop.
His Grace, Bishop Daniel with Fr. Joseph and his family
Newly Ordained Fr. Joseph with Seminarians from Christ the Saviour Seminary.
His Grace, Bishop Daniel with concelebrating clergy.