Rite of the Institution of Lectors
Watch as Most. Rev. Kevin J. Sweeney of the Diocese of Paterson presides at Mass and gives seminarians the Institution of Lector
The Rite of Institution of Lectors is one of the ministries a seminarian must receive before ordination to the Diaconate and Priesthood. Those given the ministry of Lector are entrusted with reading the Sacred Scriptures during Mass and the Liturgy of the Hours.