Rev. Dan Kane is an ordained Catholic priest in Good Standing with the Catholic Dioceses of One Spirit (CDOS) for the Diocese of Washington, D.C. and fully endorsed member of the National Federation of Ministers. Rev. Kane was ordained as a Roman Catholic priest at St. Francis de Sales Cathedral, Oakland, California on July 9, 1983 by Most Rev. John S. Cummins, D.D. He holds a Master of Divinity from the Franciscan School of Theology – Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, California, a Master of Arts from Incarnate Word University, San Antonio, Texas and a Pastoral Certification in Hispanic Ministries from the Mexican American Culture College, San Antonio, Texas.
A resident of Springfield, Virginia, he currently serves as a licensed Catholic priest with complete ministerial clerical faculties from the C.D.O.S.- Diocese of Washington, D.C. and serves as Diocesan Director of the Hispanic Catholic Community for Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. He is also affiliated with the National Association of Wedding Ministers, the American Association of Wedding Officiants and the International Council of Christian Churches. Rev. Dan is a Certified Wedding Minister (CWM) with the National Wedding Ministers Association and has extensive pastoral wedding experience working in multi-cultural parishes and centers in New York, Texas, Florida, Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC. Rev. Dan also performs ceremonies for baptisms and christenings, house blessings, funerals, graveside burials, memorials and in the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi performs the blessing of animals.