Ordination to the Diaconate – Stefan Tadeusz Matuszek – February 2015

On Thursday, 12 February 2015, Stefan Matuszek was ordained a deacon for the diocese of Lismore, by The Most Reverend Geoffrey Jarrett, DD, in St Carthage’s Cathedral, Lismore, New South Wales.

St Carthage's Cathedral

St Carthage’s Cathedral

St Carthage's Cathedral

St Carthage’s Cathedral

L to R: Mr & Mrs Matuszek (parents) with ordinand Stefan Matuszek

L to R: Mr & Mrs Matuszek (parents) with ordinand Stefan Matuszek

 

Stefan Matuszek is called to come forward as the candidate to be ordained

Stefan Matuszek is called to come forward as the candidate to be ordained

 

 

 

Rev Stefan Matuszek is vested with a diaconal stole then a dalmatic by Reverend Sean Byrnes, an assisting deacon

Rev Stefan Matuszek is vested with a diaconal stole then a dalmatic by Reverend Sean Byrnes, an assisting deacon

 

Bishop Jarrett exchanges the sign of peace with Reverend Matuszek

Bishop Jarrett exchanges the sign of peace with Reverend Matuszek

Reverend Stefan Matuszek receives  the Book of the Gospels from Bishop Jarrett

Reverend Stefan Matuszek receives the Book of the Gospels from Bishop Jarrett

Preparation of the sacred vessels for the liturgy of the Eucharist

Preparation of the sacred vessels for the liturgy of the Eucharist

 

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Deacon Matuszek with Bishop Jarrett, surrounded by the Matuszek family outside the Cathedral

Deacon Matuszek with Bishop Jarrett, surrounded by the Matuszek family outside the Cathedral