On February 24, 2018, the Feast Day of St. Matthias, Apostle, the Most Rev. Walter H. Grundorf, D.D., Bishop of the Eastern United States, ordained the Rev. Sean McDermott to the Sacred Priesthood of Christ’ Holy Church. The ordination occurred at All Saints Church, Charlottesville, Virginia. Fr. McDermott will serve as Curate at All Saints Church. On the following day, Sunday, February 25, All Saints Church hosted Bishop Grundorf for his episcopal visitation. He preached, confirmed four members, and received two new members. Fr. McDermott also celebrated the Holy Communion for the first time that morning.