His Excellency, Bishop Herbert Bevard, led a Lenten reflection
for the St. Croix deacons and deacon candidates and their wives at Light of
Christ Retreat Center on March 17. At the conclusion, he announced that he
would ordain Hector Arroyo of St. Joseph Church and Benjamin Parrilla of Holy
Cross Church to the diaconate at St. Joseph Church on St. Croix on Saturday,
July 7, at 11 a.m. Pictured left to right are Msgr. Michael Kosak, vicar of the
diaconate, Bishop Bevard, Mr. Arroyo and Mr. Parrilla.