NLM is pleased to offer our congratulations to Fr. Julian Backes, O. Praem., who was ordained a priest this past December 27, at Hamborn Abbey near Duisburg, Germany. The ordaining bishop was Dr. Frans Daneels, also a member of the Premonstatensian Order, Secretary to the Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura. My thanks to Fr. Gregor Pahl, also of Hamborn, for sending these photos.