St. Vincent of Saragossa

Daily Catholic Quote from the Catechism on Deacons

St. Vincent of Saragossa, Deacon and Martyr

“Deacons share in Christ’s mission and grace in a special way. The sacrament of Holy Orders marks them with an imprint (“character”) which cannot be removed and which configures them to Christ, who made himself the ‘deacon’ or servant of all. Among other tasks, it is the task of deacons to assist the bishop and priests in the celebration of the divine […]