10 men ordained priests for archdiocese
Archbishop John Nienstedt ordained 10 men to the priesthood for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis on May 25 at the Cathedral of St. Paul. The men comprised the largest ordination class since 2005, when 15 men were ordained. From left, Deacons Leonard Andrie, John Drees, Spencer Howe, Luke Marquard, James Peterson, Andrew Brinkman, Joah Ellis, Andrew Jaspers, Brian Park and Andrew Stueve listen to Archbishop Nienstedt during his homily. (Dave Hrbacek / The Catholic Spirit)
Read Q&As with the 10 newly ordained priests.
Archbishop Nienstedt addresses the men during his homily. (Dave Hrbacek / The Catholic Spirit)
Newly-ordained Father Spencer Howe greets Sister Rose Vu, a member of the Religious of the Good Shepherd, after the ordination Mass. (Dave Hrbacek / The Catholic Spirit)