Seminarians to be Ordained to Diaconate

SANTA CRUZ – On Saturday, 21 May 2022, three seminarians of the Diocese of Monterey in California will receive the first degree of the Sacrament of Holy Orders at the parish of Holy Cross, 210 High Street, at 10:30am.

Seminarians Francisco Garcia, Luis Rodriguez, and Carlos Warfield will be ordained to the “transitional” diaconate by the Most Rev. Daniel E. Garcia, 5th Bishop of Monterey in California, before commencing their last year of formation before ordination to the priesthood.

The Mass of Ordination is open to the public. It will also be live-streamed on the Diocese’s website.