Father Walter Kedjierski was installed as the 15th rector of the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception, Huntington, at Solemn Evening Prayer on September 25. His immediate predecessor, Bishop Richard Henning, officiated at the installation.
Below is a gallery of photos from the evening. Ed Casey photos.
Father Walter Kedjierski and Bishop Richard Henning process into the chapel.
Bishop Richard Henning and Father Walter Kedjierski lead Evening Prayer.
Bishop Emil Wcela, who served as rector from 1973 to 1979, Joins in Evening Prayer.
Bishop Richard Henning incenses the altar.
Bishop Richard Henning acts as a witness as Father Kedjierski professes the Oath of Fidelity as he is installed as seminary rector.
During his closing remarks, Father Kedjierski presented a framed photo of Immaculate Conception Seminary to Bishop Henning.
Former seminary rectors Bishops Richard Henning and Emil Wcela congratulate newly installed rector Father Walter Kedjierski.
Father Walter Kedjierski with his parents, Elaina and Walter, at a reception following the installation.