Thuc Ordained to the Diaconate

Mr Thuc Le, who was admitted as a Candidate for Ordination on 23rd July, was ordained to the diaconate (transitional) at St Lawrence’s Church, Coonabarabran on Tuesday 15th October 2013 at 6pm by Bishop Michael McKenna. Thuc has spent this year living and working with Father Greg Kennedy in the parishes of Coonamble and Coonabarabran, undertaking pastoral work.

He will work as a deacon in Coonamble and Coonabarabran until Christmas. In January 2014 he will join the first semester program preparing deacons for priestly ordination at Corpus Christi College in Melbourne, after which time he will return to Bathurst Diocese for ordination to the priesthood.

Bishop McKenna has asked for everyone’s prayers for both Thuc and our Diocese.

More photos available HERE.


Photos courtesy of Judy Over