MIDLAND Not too long ago ordained a priest and on his first assignment as parochial vicar, or assistant pastor, at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church at 4601 Neely Ave., the Rev. Kevin Lenius claims his spirituality grew step by step in excess of the a long time and commenced to experienced when he was in substantial faculty.
The Rev. Lenius’s ambition experienced crystallized by the time he graduated from Abilene Cooper in 2012 and he ready at seminaries in Conception, Mo., Houston and St. Louis, Mo., until getting ordained by Bishop Michael Sis of San Angelo on Might 21 at the Cathedral of the Sacred Coronary heart in Abilene.
His pastoral year between studies in Houston and St. Louis was at San Miguel Archangel Catholic Church in Midland.
The only priest in his family members, he mentioned, “I didn’t imagine a great deal about church when I was youthful.”