PHOTOS: Priestly ordination of Father Brad Berhorst

June 29, 2019, Cathedral of St. Joseph, Jefferson City


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Bishop W. Shawn McKnight of the Diocese of Jefferson City ordains Father Brad Berhorst to the Holy Priesthood on June 29, 2019, the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, in the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Jefferson City. Joining them at the altar were Bishop Emeritus John R. Gaydos, retired bishop of Jefferson City; Jesuit Father Larry Herrera, spiritual director of the Pontifical North American College in Rome; Benedictine Father Brendan Moss, president and rector of Conception Seminary College in Conception; Monsignor Robert A. Kurwicki, vicar general for the Jefferson City diocese; Father Louis Nelen, pastor of Cathedral of St. Joseph parish; and many other concelebrating priests from within and beyond the diocese. Assisting them were Deacon Edward Stroesser, who has been a friend of Fr. Berhorst’s for many years, and Deacon Francis Butel, who baptized him and was present at his First Holy Communion and his confirmation in St. Martin parish in St. Martins.