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About Permanent Deacons

Our Mission:

Deacons in the Baltimore Archdiocese are men who have heard the call to Diaconia from our Lord Jesus and answered it through discernment, formation, ordination, and service.

Church Documents

Exploring the Diaconate

Letter of Understanding

Funeral Guidelines

Dates to Hold:

Oct. 1, 2016             Deacon Day of Enrichment, St. Louis, Clarksville
Nov. 11-13, 2016     Deacon Retreat, Priest Field
Feb. 24-26, 2017     Deacon Retreat, Priest Field
Sept. 15-17, 2017    Deacon Convocation, Turf Valley