Tag: Deacon Hiep Nguyen

Priesthood Ordinations Tomorrow; Prayer Service Tonight

Dear Friends, it is with great joy and anticipation that the Diocese of Cheyenne prepares to ordain two new priests. Yesterday I had the delightful pleasure of meeting the parents of one of our deacons.  Deacon Hiep Nguyen and his parents, Joseph and Anna (shown above) came to my residence for a warm visit. Hiep was one of three Vietnamese seminarians studying for the Diocese of Cheyenne when I arrived here five and a half years ago.  This was the first time his parents have come for a visit, and justifiably for the culminating event […]

Two New Transitional Deacons For Cheyenne

On Saturday, April 26, Augustine Carrillo and Hiep Nguyen were ordained transitional deacons at St. Meinrad Archabbey church in Southern Indiana.  Both men are completing their third year of theological studies and will complete their formation next year and will be ordained to the priesthood in June, 2015. Congratulations! Augustine, originally from California, spent some time in the seminary several years ago.  In fact, he and another of our priests, Fr. Jim Heiser, were in seminary together.  Thus, when Fr. Heiser was looking for a new director of religious education a few years ago, he […]

By Daniele Zedda • 18 February


By Daniele Zedda • 18 February

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