Deacon Rick Lanciano
Deacon Rick Lanciano has been married to Sheryl since 1979, and they have 5 children and 7 grandchildren.
Deacon Lanciano is the Chairman of the Theology Department at Berks Catholic High School. He also teaches courses on Ecumenism and Interreligious Dialogue, and Marriage and Christian Vocation at Berks Catholic.
Deacon Rick holds a Master of Arts Degree in Sacred Scripture from St. Charles Borromeo Seminary. He also holds a Diploma for Catechesis granted through the Sacred Congregation for the Clergy and a Certificate in Catholic Religious Studies granted by St. Charles Seminary.
Deacon Lanciano is a regular presenter for the Marriage Preparation program and the Institute for Catechetical Formation for the Diocese of Allentown.
Deacon Lanciano was ordained in April of 2015, and he is assigned to St. Ignatius Loyola Parish, West Lawn, PA.
St. Ignatius ministries include RCIA, Witness and Wonder, and the Outreach Evangelization Committee.