Priest ordained in private liturgy
Bishop Salvatore R. Matano ordained Father Joseph Martuscello in a Solemn Mass of Ordination at Corning’s St. Mary Church June 13. Father Martuscello was ordained in a private liturgy due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Father Joseph Martuscello stands in the front of St. Mary Church at the start of the ordination Mass.
Father Martuscello sits before the altar.
Bishop Salvatore R. Matano gives the homily.
Bishop Matano lays his hands on the head of Father Martuscello.
Father Martuscello prostrates before the altar.
Father Martuscello is vested by Father Matthew Jones.
Father Martuscello stands near the altar during the Liturgy of the Eucharist.
Father Martuscello gives communion to his mother.
Bishop Matano and Father Martuscello stand together near the end of Mass.
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