May 15, 2014

Archbishop Chaput To Ordain Rev. Mr. Jason E. Buck To The Priesthood

The Rev. Mr. Jason E. Buck, son of Mr. Edward and Mrs. Janice Buck, will be ordained to the Priesthood by Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. on

Saturday, May 17, 2014
9:45 a.m. (Procession)
10:00 a.m. (Mass)
Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
18th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Born in West Chester (Chester County), Rev. Mr. Jason E. Buck has been serving as a deacon at Saint Mary Mother of the Redeemer in North Wales (Montgomery County). He attended Saint Agnes Parish Elementary School in West Chester, PA, and Malven Preparatory School in Chester County, PA. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Franciscan University of Steubenville and his Master of Divinity and Master of Arts in Pastoral Theology Degrees at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary.

Father Buck will celebrate his First Mass on
Sunday, May 18, 2014
Saints Simon and Jude Parish
3:00 p.m.
8 Cavanaugh Court
West Chester, PA 19382 (Chester County)


The homilist will be Reverend Monsignor Francis W. Beach.

There are six men from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in the Ordination Class of 2014. Each of the newly ordained priests will be assigned 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