Seminarians - Class of 2013

John F. Hurley - Diocese of Springfield, MA
Diaconate Ordination at Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary
Monday, January 14, 2013


The Most Reverend Timothy A. McDonnell, of the Diocese of Springfield, was the Principal Celebrant and Homilist.



Bishop McDonnell is pictured here with Rev. William B. Palardy, Rector of Pope St. John XXIII, and newly-ordained Deacon John Hurley (center).

The members of our Seminary community were pleased to hold his special event in our newly-refurbished Chapel.






His seminary brothers look on as Bishop Timothy A. McDonnell ordaines John as a new Deacon for the Diocese of Springfield.





The Gift Bearers were John Hurley's sisters - Anne Cahill and Regina Momnie.







Deacon John is congratulated by his fellow seminarians.





Newly-ordained Deacon John Hurley is pictured with Bishop McDonnell and Fr. Palardy, along with the other deacons currently at Pope St. John XXIII Seminary.





Deacon John Hurley with Bishop McDonnell and the other seminarians from the Diocese of Springfield who attended.