On Saturday, June 2, 2018, Seminarian, Simon Mino will be ordained a Transitional Deacon for the Diocese of Youngstown. The ordination ceremony will take place at St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown at 10:30 a.m.
Simon will be ordained by The Most Reverend Martin J. Amos, Bishop Emeritus of Davenport, Iowa.
Following a visit to his native Slovakia, the new deacon will serve at one of the parishes in Youngstown for the summer.
In the fall he will return to Mount St. Mary’s Seminary in Cincinnati to continue his priestly formation in anticipation of priesthood ordination.