Priestly Ordination of Matthew J. Cowan
Below are photos from the Ordination to the Priesthood of Rev. Matthew J. Cowan celebrated Saturday, June 28, 2014 at St. Mary Cathedral in Gaylord. Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda, Coadjutor Archbishop for the Archdiocese of Newark, presided over the liturgy. The previous day, it was announced that Pope Francis had appointed Monsignor Steven J. Raica from the Diocese of Lansing as the Fifth Bishop of the Diocese of Gaylord. Bishop-elect Raica was able to join parishioners in the Diocese of Gaylord for the celebration of the Ordination of our newest Priest.