Staff Member: Deacon Mike Knight
Deacon Mike Knight
As a deacon for the past 17 years, Mike serves our parish in many ways such as preaching, baptizing infants, leading prayer groups, visiting the sick, facilitating "Why Catholic?" sessions and "Catholics Returning Home" ministry.
Mike has been married to Sue for 39 years. He enjoys reading about world history and world religions, walking, leading dicussion groups on Catholic issues, and is a mentor for the developmentally disabled.
He holds an Associate Degree in Business Adminstration from Sinclair Community College; a Bachelors Degree in World Religions from Capital University, Columbus; Lay Pastoral Ministry and Diaconate Formation from Mount St. Mary's Seminary.
In a former profession, Mike served the City of Troy as a firefighter. Also has 25 years in accounting and paytoll management with 10 years as a former Business Manager for St. Patrick Parish.