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Ordination of Fr. George Ellis to The Holy Priesthood (2/12/17)

On Sunday, February 12, 2017, the Feast of The Three Holy Hierarchs, Deacon George Ellis was ordained to the Holy Priesthood through the Laying On Of Hands by His Grace, Bishop Gregory of Nyssa.

The posted photos show scenes from the Ordination.
Deacon George Ellis is led to Bishop Gregory for Ordination To The Holy Priesthood.

Photo Courtesy of Nicholas Bocher.
Deacon George is presented to His Grace Bishop Gregory.

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Fr. Deacon George Ellis offers a few words of thanksgiving.

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" O Holy Martyrs..." Fathers Michael Ellis and William Bennett led Deacon George around the Altar Table.

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Fr George recites the profession of faith.

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The Laying On of Hands.
The Laying On Of Hands.

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Vesting in the Sticharion.

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Vesting with the Priestly Cuffs.

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Vesting with the Zone.

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Vesting in the Phelonion.

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AXIOS! AXIOS AXIOS!

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"Newly Ordained Priest George, Receive The Most Holy Body of Our Lord, God and Savior Jesus Christ.."

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The priests receive the Body of Christ.

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"Newly Ordained Priest, receive the Most Precious Blood of Our Lord, God and Savior Jesus Christ."

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Pani Sarah receives the Body and Blood of Christ from Newly Ordained Priest George.

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"O God Save Your People and Bless Your Inheritance!"

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Fr. George greets his Mother.

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Fr. George distributes the Antidoron.

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Fr. George with His Grace, Bishop Gregory, his Pani Sarah, and parents Deacon Charles and Sally Ellis.

Photo Courtesy of Nicholas Bocher.
Group photo of co-celebrating clergy and family members with His Grace Bishop Gregory and Newly Ordained Priest George.

Photo Courtesy of Nicholas Bocher.