Rev. Mr. Francesco M. D’Amico to Be Ordained to the Priesthood by Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.

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The Rev. Mr. Francesco M. D’Amico, 34, son of Mr. Eduardo Antonio Maria and Mrs. Stefania Annamaria D’Amico, will be ordained to the Priesthood by Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.  

Saturday, May 18, 2019
10:00 a.m.
Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
18th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

A native of Assisi, Italy, Rev. Mr. D’Amico has been serving as a transitional deacon at Saint Aloysius Parish in Pottstown, PA, for the past year. He attended Le Fiumi Middle School in Assisi (1999) and Don Bosch High School (2004) in Perugia. He earned his PhB in Philosophy (2013) from Catholic University of America, his Master of Divinity (2016) and his Master of Arts in Theology (2019) Degrees from Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, Wynnewood.

He is part of the Redemptoris Mater Seminary for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.

Father D’Amico will celebrate his First Solemn Mass of Thanksgiving on
Sunday, May 19, 2019
12:15 p.m.
Saint Aloysius Parish Church
844 N. Keim Street
Pottstown, PA 19464 (Montgomery County)

There are seven men from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in the Ordination Class of 2019.


Editor’s Note: The newly ordained priests will be assigned, at the conclusion of the Ordination Mass, to an Archdiocesan parish where they will serve as parochial vicars. A parochial vicar is a priest appointed by the Archbishop to assist the pastor of a parish.

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Jhoselyn Martinez
Communications Specialist
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