Saint Mary on the Hill


Holy Orders

"Choose for yourselves bishops and deacons who are worthy of the Lord: men who are humble and not eager for money, but sincere and approved; for they carry out for you the ministry of the prophets and teachers."

–The Didache

Holy Orders

"Holy Orders is the sacrament through which the mission entrusted by Christ to his apostles continues to be exercised in the Church until the end of time: thus it is the sacrament of apostolic ministry. It includes three degrees: episcopate, presbyterate, and diaconate."(Catechism of the Catholic Church 1536)

The Sacrament of Apostolic Ministry by which the mission entrusted by Christ to his Apostles continues to be exercised in the Church through the laying on of hands. This sacrament has three distinct degrees or “orders”: deacon, priest, and bishop. All three confer a permanent, sacramental character

Diocese of the Savannah for Vocations to the Priesthood
Priests

Diocese of the Savannah for Permanent Deacon
Deacons

Diocese of the Savannah for a Religious Vocation
For Religious Orders

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