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Director, Office of the Permanent Diaconate
Very Reverend James F. Garneau, V.F., Ph.D.
St. Mary of the Angels Church
P.O. Box 1145
Mount Olive, NC 28365
(919) 658-4023

Assistant Director, Office of the Permanent Diaconate
Deacon Felix Sáez, Jr.
(919) 658-4023

Office Secretary
Mrs. Amy J. Breindel
(919) 658-4023


This diocesan office provides for the formation of men to the Order of Deacon for service in the Diocese of Raleigh as well as continuing formation and other support for the deacons in service to the People of God in this local church.