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Meeting Modern Challenges  

Meeting Modern ChallengesDeacons are in a unique position to instill a Christian spirit and mentality in an increasingly secular environment that is rapidly and radically evolving. These present significant challenges to dioceses across the country as they develop and implement their diaconate formation programs. Although the permanent diaconate has been quite successful in terms of the number of vocations and its contributions to parish life, it is clear that robust intellectual formation, rooted in Scripture, contemporary Church documents and doctrine, is a critical element in responding to these challenges. Read full article »

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