Staff Member: Deacon Jim Bodine
Deacon Jim Bodine
An Alabama native, Deacon Bodine retired from federal service in 2005 after more than 33 years in program and financial management. He was received into the Catholic Church at Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish in Anniston, Ala. in 1980. He was ordained a deacon on Dec. 2, 2000. Deacon Bodine is incardinated into the Diocese of Birmingham. He holds a Master of Arts degree in pastoral theology from St. Joseph's College in Maine, and a Bachelor of Science degree in management from Jacksonville State University. Deacon Bodine, a U.S. Navy veteran, and his wife Ruth, have three adult children and five grandchildren.