Holy Orders (Ordination)

If you are discerning a Vocation to the Priesthood and would like to speak to someone, please contact the Diocesan Vocations Office on 01462 850505 extension 257

“Holy Orders is the sacrament through which the mission entrusted by Christ to his apostles continues to be exercised in the Church until the end of time: thus it is the sacrament of apostolic ministry. It includes three degrees: episcopate, presbyterate, and diaconate.”

Catechism of the Catholic Church No.1536