Ordination anniversaries

priests

Congratulations to all priests celebrating milestone ordination anniversaries this year!

60th Anniversary of Ordination

Fr. Gerald McCarthy, retired.
         Ordained June 1, 1957

50th Anniversary of Ordination

Fr. Bernie Schneider, pastor at St. Timothy's Church, Manvel
         Ordained June 9, 1967
         Celebration at St. Timothy's Church in Manvel on Sunday, June 11; Open House 2 - 4 p.m.; Evening Prayer at 4 p.m.; heavy hors d'oeuvres at 5 p.m. No gifts, please.

25th Anniversary of Ordination

Fr. Raymond Courtright, pastor at St. Anthony of Padua's Church, Fargo
         Ordained June 6, 1992
         Celebration tentatively set for Oct. 8 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua’s Church, Fargo

Fr. Joseph Fitzpatrick
         Ordained June 6, 1992

Fr. Leo Kinney, chaplain of Veterans Hospital, Fargo
         Ordained June 6, 1992

Fr. Chinnaiah Konka, parochial vicar of Holy Cross Church, West Fargo
         Ordained April 24, 1992
         Celebration on June 29 at Holy Cross Church, West Fargo with 6 p.m. Mass and heavy hors d’oeuvres afterward.

Fr. Gary Luiten, pastor of Blessed Sacrament, West Fargo
         Ordained June 6, 1992
         Celebration at Blessed Sacrament Church, West Fargo on May 31 at 5 p.m.

Msgr. Jeffrey Wald, pastor of St. James Bascilica, Jamestown
         Ordained June 6, 1992
         Celebration on June 6 at 5:30 p.m. at St. James Basilica, Jamestown