His Grace Mar Aprim Khamis, Bishop of the Diocese of Western United States, has ordained three faithful of the Assyrian Church of the East, raising them to the ranking of Lector.
Robert Oshana, Paul Joseph and Loay Yako were ordained on Sunday 22 April 2012 in St. Peter’s Cathedral in Glendale, Arizona.
Following the ordination service, His Grace the Bishop consecrated the Eucharistic Liturgy in the presence of hundreds of faithful.
Present during the service were the Very Reverend Archdeacon Frederick Hirmiz and Reverend Kando Kando along with many deacons.[nggallery id=379]