OND Staff Report
Mark Miller and 12 fellow seminarians from Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology in St. Meinrad, Indiana, received the ministry of lector on Feb. 14. Bishop Peter Libasci, of the Diocese of Manchester, installed the lectors in the seminary’s St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel.
The ministry of lector is conferred upon those who prepare and proclaim readings from Scripture at Mass and other liturgical celebrations. A lector also may recite psalms between the readings and present the intentions for the general intercessions.
The following seminarians received the ministry of lector:
Gregory S. Caldwell, Diocese of Burlington, Vermont
Cristian Castro-Zuluaga, Diocese of Amarillo, Texas
Luke P. Friess, Diocese of Salina, Kansas
Benjamin R. Horn, Diocese of Lexington, Kentucky
Dustin S. Hungerford and Conor H. Wellman, Archdiocese of Louisville, Kentucky
Mark S. Miller, Diocese of Crookston, Minnesota
Chukwunonso Chidera Ohanaka, Diocese of Nashville, Tennessee
Matthew R. Perronie, Archdiocese of Indianapolis
Zachary D. Samples, Diocese of Springfield, Illinois
Brother Nathaniel Szidik, OSB, and Brother Kolbe Wolniakowski, OSB, Saint Meinrad Archabbey
Roarke J. Traynor, Diocese of Manchester, New Hampshire