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Rite of Acolyte

Rite of Acolyte

  This  Sunday, September 11 Bishop Slattery will confer the Office of Acolyte on 10 men from the Diocese of Tulsa, including two from our Parish, Jon Conro and B.D. Tidmore. What is an Acolyte? An Acolyte is one of four minor orders in the Catholic Church. The Office of Acolyte can be dated to a letter, written in 251, by Pope Cornelius to Fabius, Bishop of Antioch, and in which we possess a definite enumeration of the … Read entire article »

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