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Fr. Simon Esshaki celebrates his first Mass

IMG 5885On April 11, 2015 the newly ordained Fr. Simon celebrated the 5pm mass at St. Peter Cathedral. The church was filled with family and friends along with the many faithful who came to attend. During his homily, Fr. Simon spoke of how honored he was to be a priest of Christ. It was beautiful to hear the young priest celebrate his first mass in Gushma (Chaldean). Below are pictures and a video highlighting Fr. Simon’s first mass.