The Society exists to attain the following goals through the cooperation of its members:
- Serve the Bishop, Priests, Deacons and the people of the Church of the Diocese of Ogdensburg through good works and support.
- Strengthen the family life of each member through opportunities for social activities for the deacon community.
- Assist the Council of Deacons of the Diocese of Ogdensburg in its pursuit of educational and spiritual initiatives.
- Promote the use of the St. Lawrence pin and other presentations of the deacon logo to deacons and dioceses.
from By-Laws of The Society of St. Lawrence
The Ogdensburg Diaconate Community