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READER SUBMITTED: Middletown Native To Be Ordained

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On Oct. 18, The Feast of St. Luke the Apostle, The Most Reverend James Sherlock will ordain Brother Michael P. Spearin to the Diaconate. The Mass of Ordination will begin at 2 p.m. in St. Therese Old Catholic Church, 1500 Main St., West Warwick, RI. The Most Reverend James Sherlock will be the principal celebrant and perform the Rite of Ordination during the Mass. A reception will follow the Mass and all are invited.

Deacon Elect Michael P. Spearin, was born in Middletown, and is a graduate of Montville High School. Michael's higher education includes the University of CT, Mitchell College and Three Rivers Community Technical College. He also recently attended seminary at The...