Month: October 2019

Who is the Catholic Deacon?

What does the word “deacon” mean? The Catholic deacon is not very well understood. Perhaps it is because the Greek word for deacon, diakonos, was used in so many different ways when the New Testament was written. The meaning of the Greek word includes attendant, waiter, teacher, pastor, minister or servant (Strong’s Concordance).  “In [Acts] ...