Making, ordaining, and consecrating
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 @ 00:03
When I was confirmed, nearly 50 years ago, Ilearnt of the consecration of bishops, the ordination of priests,and the making of deacons. Although it seems still to be customaryto consecrate bishops, I frequently read of the priesting ofpriests and the ordination of deacons. Has the terminology changed,or is this an informal usage that the layman canignore?
Because some were trying to score points concerningthe "making of deaconesses" and the ...
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