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Celebration of Diamond and Silver Priesthood Anniversaries

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Diamond Jubilees (60th) are the experience of FR. CHESTER MROWKA, C.M., 92, ordained May 23, 195,9 in Northampton, PA; and FR STANLEY MIEKINIA, C.M., 88, ordained June 21, 1959, in Krakow, Poland. Silver Jubilarians (25th) are FR. G. MAREK SADOWSKI, C.M., 53, Provincial  and FR. JAN SZYLAR, C.M., 51 both ordained May 28, 1994, in Krakow, Poland.
First, the Mass of Thanksgiving was celebrated in the chapel of the Provincial House. Provincial chaired the liturgy. Next, when the spiritual celebration was over they went to LongHorn SteakHouse, Manchester, (Fr. Chester’s favorite dining place) for a lunch and to have some fraternal sharing.
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3 comments to Celebration of Diamond and Silver Priesthood Anniversaries

  • Mike Trott

    Congratulations on your Diamond Anniversary Fr. Chet! It is good to see Fr. Ed in these photos as well… Take care gentlemen! Mike Trott KP77

  • Darryl J. Audia

    Blessings to all and Special thanks to Fr. Chester for his commitment to Christ, church, and student.

  • Edward R. Szemraj

    Congratulation to Fr. Chester Mrowka on the occasion
    of the Diamond Jubilee of his priesthood. I remember
    Fr. Chet very well from my days at Kanty Prep in
    Erie PA. Sto Lat and Z Bogiem.
    Edward R. Szemraj, Kanty Class of 1952

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