On Saturday, May 25, 2013, Bishop David Ricken, Bishop of the Diocese of Green Bay, WI, celebrated Mass and ordained two men for the Fathers of Mercy. Rev. Ricardo Pineda, CPM, was ordained to the priesthood, and Rev. Br. John Broussard was ordained a transitional deacon. Also present was Bishop David Choby, Bishop of the Diocese of Nashville, TN. Fr. Ricardo and Rev. Br. John were blessed on this joyful day to have many priests, family, and friends in attendance. Fr. Ricardo will begin his assignment as parochial vicar of St. Helen’s Church in Glasgow, KY, in early July. Rev. Br. John will also be working at the same parish for his summer assignment, carrying out his duties as a transitional deacon.
Fr. Ricardo Pineda, CPM
Rev. Br. John Broussard, CPM