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Holy Orders

Holy Orders is the sacrament through which the mission entrusted by Christ to his apostles continues to be exercised in the Church until the end of time: thus it is the sacrament of apostolic ministry. In includes three degrees: episcopate (bishop), presbyterate (priest), and diaconate (deacon). CCC #1536
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1Reverend James Grau, a graduate of St. Michael School, was ordained to the Priesthood on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit, Michigan.