Meet The Priests: Deacon Ernesto Alonso Was A Chef Before Answering The Call To The Priesthood

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The gift of priesthood is one Deacon Ernesto Alonso has been waiting his entire life to receive.

Deacon Ernesto will be ordained in the Diocese of Brooklyn on June 3, 2023, along with three other men. The Cuban native has many of his own gifts and talents to share.

If you would like to view the ordination, just tune into NET-TV to watch it live at 11 a.m.

But if you can’t make it, no worries, we will deliver. Just check Currents News and The Tablet in the days after for complete coverage.

For more information on how to become a priest go to