Florence, Italy
4th July 2024

At the culmination of the week of ordainations, five deacons were ordained to the priesthood by His Eminence Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke at the beautiful Romanesque church of  Ss Michael & Cajetan in central Florence on Thursday morning last.

Please pray for these new priests of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest at they begin their ministries:

From left to right: Rev’d Canon Mirko Perucchini, Rev’d Canon Paul McKown,
Rev’d Canon Thibault Pérez, Rev’d Canon Alban Colomb and Rev’d Canon Pol Lecerf


The week began on Monday where seminarians at the end of their first year received the cassock. On Tuesday, the Tonsures and Minor Orders took place and on Wednesday, ordinations to sub diaconate and diaconate.