Priesthood Ordination at St. Columba Cathedral, June 17, 2017
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SUBJECT  Priest Ordination at St. Columba Cathedral, June 17, 2017

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On Saturday, June 17, 2017, two seminarians will be ordained to the priesthood for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Youngstown.  The ordination ceremony will take place at St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown at 10:30 a.m., the Most Reverend George V. Murry, S.J., Bishop of Youngstown, will confer the Sacrament of Ordination upon Deacon Zachary Coulter and Deacon Scott Kopp.

Deacon Zachary Coulter a native of Akron and North Jackson, he is a member of Immaculate Conception Parish in Ravenna.  He completed his theological studies at Mount Saint Mary Seminary in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Deacon Scott Kopp, a native of Dover, Ohio is a member of St. Joseph Parish in Dover.  He completed his theological studies at Mount Saint Mary Seminary in Cincinnati, Ohio.

The new priests will be assigned as Parochial Vicars (Associate Pastors) to parishes in the Diocese of Youngstown and will begin their assignments soon after priesthood ordination.

All are invited to attend the ordination.

For more information, please contact Reverend Christopher Luoni, Vocation Director.

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