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Deacon Lawrence Klimecki


“Therefore brethren pick out from among you seven men of good repute full of the Spirit and of Wisdom”


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International Diaconate

North European Circle

International Diaconate Centre


The Roosendaal Group

Facilitates permanent deacons and the diaconate in Europe and beyond to expand their ministry among colleague deacons, diaconal workers and interested lay men/women.

Website for Roman Catholic Permanent Deacons in the United Kingdom.


The Secretariat of Clergy, Consecrated Life and Vocations (US Conference of Catholic Bishops) The Secretariat

supports the activities of the bishops' Committee in the restoration of the Diaconate and the development of diaconal ministry. It also assists and coordinates the development of diaconal formation programs on the diocesan and national levels and assists the general secretary of the USCCB in responding to all matters concerning the ministry of deacons in the Church in the United States.



National Association of Diaconate Directors serves member Roman Catholic dioceses throughout the United States by helping them to enhance the formation of men being prepared for Holy Orders as Permanent Deacons in service to the Church(US)


Maryvale Institute

Specialises in distance learning courses in Catholic theology and religious education and in training catechists, lay ministers and

Permanent Deacons


Ogilvie Institute

Specialises in part-time and distance-learning courses of religious education and formation, catechesis and theology





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