Mass: Installation of Lector, Celebrant: Bishop William D. Byrne

Feb 1
4:30pm to 6:00pm
Mass - Institution of Lectors, Celebrant: Most Rev. William D. Byrne - Diocese of Springfield

Rite of the Institution of Lectors

Watch as Most. Rev. William D. Byrne of the Diocese of Springfield presides at Mass and gives seminarians the Institution of Lector

The Rite of Institution of Lectors is one of the ministries a seminarian must receive before ordination to the Diaconate and Priesthood. Those given the ministry of Lector are entrusted with reading the Sacred Scriptures during Mass and the Liturgy of the Hours.


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Weston, MA 02493
United States