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Holy Orders

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The Sacrament of Holy Orders, or Ordination, is the continuation of Christ's priesthood, which He bestowed upon His Apostles.
 
The three levels of the sacrament are the episcopate, the priesthood, and the diaconate.
 
In the sacrament, the priest being ordained vows to lead other Catholics by bringing them the sacraments (especially the Eucharist), by proclaiming the Gospel, and by providing other means to holiness.

 
Click here for a short video of the life inside St. Mary's Seminary.
 
For a desire to become an Oblate of Mary Immaculate, contact the Vocations Co-ordinator at vocations@oblates.com.au or visit the OMI website https://omi.com.au