Holy Orders is the sacrament through which the mission entrusted by Christ to his apostles continues to be exercised in the Church until the end of time: thus it is the sacrament of apostolic ministry. It includes three degrees: episcopate, presbyterate, and diaconate.

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If interested in discerning a vocation to the priesthood or as a vowed religious, please contact the Diocese of Memphis at 901-373-1200.