On Thursday, January 19, 2011, Subdeacon Charles Ellis was ordained to the Holy Diaconate through the laying on of hands by His Eminence, Metropolitan Nicholas, at Christ the Saviour Cathedral in Johnstown, PA.
Posted Photos show scenes from the Ordination Liturgy.
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Subdeacon Charles Ellis is led to the altar for ordination by Deacon David Mastroberte
Subdeacon Charles is led around the altar table.
Fr. Deacon Charles and Sally Ellis with His Eminence, Metropolitan Nicholas
Fr. Deacon Charles poses with His Eminence Metropolitan Nicholas, his son Fr. Michael Ellis, Grandson Alex and Pastor Fr. James Dutko.
His Eminence Metropolitan Nicholas with Concelebrating Clergy
His Eminence and The Ellis Family.