Regarding Canon 277 and permanent deacons, I know this has been a question for some since Dr.
Matthew Newsome

Oh man I LOVE this. I did not know those clarifying documents existed, but I am relieved to know that they are there. The question arose years ago when my father was investigating the Diaconate. He actually stopped pursuing this because of Canon 277, but this was probably around 2006, prior to the clarification. Excellent response.

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