Saint Joseph's College announces graduates of Lay Ministry Foundation Program

The Institute for Pastoral Studies at Saint Joseph's College wishes to acknowledge students who have completed the Lay Ministry Foundation Program that prepares future lay ministers for certification by the Diocese. The students listed below have completed basic courses in Old Testament, New Testament, Sacraments, Christology and Morality, and are eligible to pursue certification in a particular lay ministry. Saint Joseph's College congratulates them for their diligence and willingness to serve the Church.

The graduates of the Lay Ministry Foundation Program are:

Kathleen Austin - Skowhegan, Maine

Colette Courtemanche - Skowhegan, Maine

Gus White - Lowell, Mass.

Louis Citrano - Huntsville, Ala.

Liane Grodenwald - Eastport, Maine

Madonna O'Rourke - Eastport, Maine

Timothy Dougherty - Holden, Maine

Patrick Derosirs - Saco, Maine

Kelly Rice - Orrington, Maine

Penny Laverdiere - Kents Hill, Maine


December 18, 2003 Contact: Charmaine Daniels at (207) 893-7723 or e-mail