Ordination day St. John’s

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The Benedictine community at St. John’s Abbey celebrated the ordination of two of its members to the priesthood, Michael Leonard Hahn and Bradley Jenniges

June 6, 2014, edition
Photos by Paul Middlestaedt for The Visitor

Benedictines Bradley Jenniges (left) and Michael Leonard Hahn listen as Bishop Donald Kettler presides at their rite of ordination to the priesthood May 31 at St. John’s Abbey Church in Collegeville.


Bradley Jenniges kneels before Bishop Kettler for the anointing of hands.


The pair prostrate themselves before the altar as part of the ordination rite.


Members of the Benedictine community lay their hands in blessing on the newly ordained.