On Saturday, June 15, 2019, Seminarian, Reverend Mr. Simon Mino, was ordained to the Priesthood for the Diocese of Youngstown. The ordination ceremony took place at St. Elisabeth Cathedral in Košice, Slovakia. The Most Reverend Bernard Bober, Archbishop of Košice, Slovakia presided at the ordination.
For the past seven (7) years, Father Simon Mino, a native of Stropkov, Slovakia, has been in formation for the Diocese of Youngstown here in the United States.
Following a visit with family and friends in Slovakia, Reverend Simon Mino will serve as parochial vicar (associate pastor) at St. Christine Parish in Youngstown.