After the reading of the Gospel, the presentation of the candidates.
Prostration during the Litany of the Saints
Having made the promises of obedience and the act of fealty to the bishop, the candidates await the imposition of hands.
The imposition of hands, in silence.
The prayer of consecration over the candidates. At this point, they are now ordained!
About to receive the investiture of stole and dalmatic
Acolytes bring forward the stoles and dalmatics, while vesting deacons and priests prepare to vest the newly ordained.
Dcn. David (left) assists newly ordained Dcn. Tom Henrich at the preparation of the altar.
Consecration of the gifts and incensing of the altar.
The newly ordained pose with Bishop Nickless after Mass.