Priestly Ordinations 2021

Source: St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary


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We are pleased to announce that Priestly Ordinations will be open to the Public. Ordinations are on Friday, 11th June at St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary, Dillwyn, Virginia. Anyone with symptoms that may be attributed to Covid-19 (any fever symptoms, loss of taste or smell, etc.) must not come to the Ordinations. Those who have tested positive for Covid-19 in the 14 days prior to the ceremony or have been around someone who has tested positive must also stay at home. Ordinations will be live-streamed for those unable to attend.

St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary is pleased to announce the ordination to the Priesthood of: 

Phillip DeLallo of St. Mary's, Kansas

Dominic O’Hart of Fermanagh, Ireland                                    

Jonathon Steele of St. Mary's, Kansas

Schedule of Events for Ordinations Weekend:

Thursday 10th June 

Pontifical 1st Vespers in the Ordinations Tent: 6:40 PM

Compline in the Ordinations Tent: 8:45 PM

Friday 11th June

Mass of Ordinatrions to the Priesthood & Diaconate in the Tent:  9:00 AM

Pontifical Vespers in Ordination Tent: 6:00 PM

Compline in the Ordinations Tent: 8:45 PM

After the Mass of Ordinations there will be food available for sale for the faithful.

Saturday, 12th June

First Masses of newly Ordained

Time   Location Priest
8:00 AM Seminary Chapel - Low Mass Fr. Dominic O'Hart
9:00 AM Seminary Chapel - Low Mass Fr. Jonathon Steele
10:00 AM Ordinations Tent - Solemn High Mass Fr. Philip DeLallo

First Masses of the newly ordained priests around the country. 

Fr. Dominic O'Hart    
13 June Front Royal, VA 9:30 AM
20 June Post Falls, ID 8:30 AM
Fr. Jonathon Steele    
3 July Greenwood, IN 9:00 AM
11 July St. Mary's, KS 10:30 AM
Fr. Philip DeLallo    
27 June St. Mary's, KS Check here for details
4 July Post Falls, ID 8:30 AM