Diaconate

The Office of the Permanent Diaconate is responsible for all aspects associated with the formation of deacon candidates and the ongoing formation and coordination of the Archdiocese's permanent diaconate community. The Director facilitates the processes involved in the recruitment and selection of candidates, their formation, evaluation, and initial assignment. Through the academic, spiritual and pastoral formation of these men, the Director helps in the holistic development of each candidate within his family and within his community. Additionally, the Director works with the ordained deacons in coordinating continuing education, retreats, assignments, exchange of information, meetings, support and other activities. The Directors work closely with the Diaconate Commission.

General Information and Admissions

Deacon Dominic Romaguera - Director - English/Spanish 
Email Deacon Dominic Romaguera

Formation

Deacon Rob Ward - Director of Formation - English
Email Deacon Rob Ward

Diaconate Brochure

Download the Brochure HERE 
 

The Formation Director of the Permanent Diaconate facilitates the processes involved in the selection of candidates, their formation, evaluation and initial assignment. Through the academic, spiritual and pastoral formation of these men, the Director helps in the holistic development of each candidate within his family and community.


Permanent Diaconate

The Director of Permanent Deacons works with the ordained deacons in coordinating continuing education, retreats, assignments, exchange of information, meetings, support and other activities.