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 Bishop Michael G. Duca announced the ordination of Deacon Mathew Dunn to the priesthood and Taylor Sanford as a transitional deacon is scheduled for 10 a.m. Aug. 1 at St. Joseph Cathedral in Baton Rouge. Deacon Dunn, right, made the announcement at the end of Mass on May 16 at St. Stephen the Martyr Church in Maurepas. He was raised in the French Settlement/Maurepas area. The ordinations of Deacon Dunn and Sanford were originally scheduled May 23 but delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic which forced the closing of churches for two months. Photo by Richard Meek | The Catholic Commentator