Catholic Websites on the Deaconate

Deaconsplace - A meeting place for Deacons of the Catholic Church.
A Brief History of the Permanent Diaconate - Deacons Net 
Active Apostles of the New Evangelization - The Holy Father's Address of February 19, 2000 to permanent deacons and their families gathered from around the world to celebrate their Jubilee in Rome. 
Basic Norms for the Formation of Permanent Deacons - This document, along with the Directory for Permanent Deacons, is intended to clarify and regulate the diversity of approaches in the formation of the permanent diaconate to ensure stability. 
Deacon Has Many Pastoral Functions - John Paul II 
Deacons Are Called to Life of Holiness - John Paul II 
Deacons Are Configured to Christ the Servant - John Paul II 
Deacons Serve the Kingdom of God - John Paul II 
Directory for the Ministry and Life of Permanent Deacons - Norms governing the life and ministry of deacons in the universal Church. Published at the same time as the Basic Norms for the Formation of Permanent Deacons. 
International Diaconate Centre - A centre which collects, transmits and inspires diaconate initiatives and experiences through-out the world. 
NCCB Secretariate for the Diaconate - Official Home page. 
Restoring the Permanent Diaconate - Apostolic Letter issued motu proprio by Pope Paul VI on June 18, 1967. 
Statistics on the Diaconate in the U.S.A.  
The Deacon in Canon Law - Deacons Net 
The Deacon offers an ecclesiological view of the present day challenges in the Church and Society - Bishop Dr Walter Kasper 
The Dress of Deacons - Duane L.C.M. Galles 
The Faith Mystery of the Permanent Deacon - Basil Cole, O.P. 
Vatican issues norms for permanent deacons - Catholic World News 
Women Deacons: At What Price? - Fr. Scanlon examines what God has revealed concerning men and women in relation to authority and then women in relation to the hierarchical diaconate. 
Worldwide Statistics on the Diaconate