The following e-mail arrived today, from Rich Herbst, Episcopal Master of Ceremonies in the Diocese of San Bernardino, California:
Four men were ordained permanent deacons for the Diocese of San Bernardino on Saturday, November 17th at Sacred Heart Church in Rancho Cucamonga. Pictured are Deacon Octavio Echeverria, whose wife María is a Vice-chancellor for the diocese, Deacon Raymond Moon, Bishop Gerald R. Barnes, Auxiliary Bishop Rutilio J. del Riego, Deacon Gary Quinn, and Deacon David Hockwalt.
Wonderful news! Congratulations and welcome, brothers. Ad multos annos!