St. Robert’s celebrates 60th Sacerdotal Anniversary of Milsted today

Published 1:44 pm Sunday, May 21, 2023

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St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church today celebrated the 60th Sacerdotal Anniversary of the Rev. Gordon N. Milsted.

Milsted was ordained as a priest in the Catholic Church on May 23, 1963. He has served at Montgomery Catholic School, St. Andrew’s and St. Peter’s in Montgomery; and at parishes in Pensacola, Fla., Grand Bay, Fairhope, Brewton and Atmore, to name a few.

Archbishop Thomas Rodi was also present for the celebration.

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“He has been a light to many,” Rodi said about Milsted.

Following the holy sacrifice of mass, a reception followed in Boland Hall.