Double Ordination To Take Place at Camp Nazareth

JOHNSTOWN, PA --  [Diocesan Chancery] - For the first time in the history of  the Summer Camping Sessions at Camp Nazareth,  our Diocesan youth will be blessed to witness the ordination of two young men tomorrow,  July 18, 2014 at the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at Sts Cyril and Methodios Church.  During the Liturgy,  Seminary Graduate Matthew Dutko, of St. Michael's Church in Binghamton, NY will be ordained to the orders of Reader, Sub-deacon and Deacon and Deacon Joseph Birthisel, of Christ the Saviour Cathedral in Johnstown will be ordained to the Holy Priesthood.

May Almighty God strengthen and bless these two young men who will move on to higher service in our God-Saved Diocese.

Watch  for photos and other media coverage of this historic event which will be posted soon after the ordination.