Send an email to Fr. John Riley (firstname.lastname@example.org), copying Rita Herken (email@example.com) requesting a letter of suitability. The email must contain the following information:
- Deacon’s name.
- Where one is visiting (name of parish, city, state, and name of diocese) .
- Purpose of visit (baptism, wedding, funeral, assist at Mass, etc.; including the name(s) of individual, i.e. bride & groom, name of infant to be baptized, name of deceased, etc.).
- Date of the event.
- Name of the pastor of the parish where they will be visiting, if known.
A deacon must be current with their required VIRTUS safe environment training in order for a Testimonial of Suitability to be sent.