On Ember Friday, March 16, 2019, Bishop Bernard Tissier de Mallerais presided over the tonsure ceremony and conferred the first Minor Orders of Porter and Lector, the first steps towards the priesthood.
“The harvest indeed is great, but the laborers are few. Pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that He send forth laborers into His harvest” (Mt. 9:38 and Lk. 10:2).