10hp0471.jpgPontifical North American College seminarians Keith D. Romke of the Diocese of Rockford, Ill., and Mark R. Payton of the Archdiocese of Perth, Australia, are seen after being ordained  deacons in St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican Oct. 7. Thirty seminarians from the U.S. national seminary were ordained deacons. (Photo by CNS/Paul Haring).

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