As the man in charge of the Diaconate Program for the Diocese of Knoxville, Deacon Tim Elliott is uniquely positioned to answer all questions concerning the diaconate. Here he tells us about the diaconate: what it is, what's involved in becoming a deacon, and what the role of the deacon is in the modern Church. In the course of his presentation, he answers many questions concerning the diaconate program. Ever wonder what the rule of celibacy is for deacons? Or why there are no women deacons? Watch the video and learn the answers!
The Diaconate, Part 1:
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