Religion

Mendon seminarian to be ordained transitional deacon

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QuocViet Nguyen
Posted: Apr. 19, 2017 10:00 am

MENDON, Ill. -- Aaron Kuhn, seminarian for the Catholic Diocese of Springfield in Illinois and son of Barb and the late Tom Kuhn of Mendon, will be ordained a transitional deacon at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 21, at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 524 E. Lawrence Ave., Springfield, by the Most Rev. John Paprocki, bishop of the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois. A Mass of Thanksgiving will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, April 23, at St. Edward the Confessor Catholic Church, 214 S. State Road, Mendon, with a reception and open house following Mass until 3 p.m. at the parish hall. Family and friends are invited to the ordination and the Mass and reception.