Two Ghanaians, Emmanuel Atwi and Christopher Awiliba from the Catholic Diocese of Obuasi were on Saturday May 30, 2020, ordained transitional Deacons for the Diocese of Savannah.

The ordination was presided over by the the Most Rev. Gregory J. Hartmayer, OFM Conv., Archbishop of Atlanta and former Bishop of Savannah.

The two deacons are Ghanaians studying in the United States. They are also products from the prestigious St.Gregory provincial major seminary in the Catholic Archdiocese of Kumasi.

 

ABOUT THE DIOCESE

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Savannah is an ecclesiastical territory or Diocese  of the Roman Catholic Church in the southern United States comprising 90 of the southern counties of the state of Georgia

It is led by a Prelate-bishop who serves as Pastor of the mother church, Cathedral Basilica of Saint John the Baptist in the city of Savannah.

Source: ADM NEWS