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Vandenberg welcomes a full-time Catholic priest

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Air Force Reserve Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Thomas Kelly, the 30th Space Wing civilian Catholic priest, is inducted to the full-time civilian position by Col. Richard Boltz, the 614th Air and Space Operations Center commander, in the base chapel Sunday, March 28, 2010.  Chaplain Kelly performs his reserve duties from the 61st Air Base Wing, Los Angeles Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Air Force Reserve Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Thomas Kelly, the 30th Space Wing civilian Catholic priest, is inducted to the full-time civilian position by Col. Richard Boltz, the 614th Air and Space Operations Center commander, in the base chapel Sunday, March 28, 2010. Chaplain Kelly performs his reserve duties from the 61st Air Base Wing, Los Angeles Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Air Force Reserve Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Thomas Kelly, the 30th Space Wing civilian Catholic priest, blesses the palms during the Palm Sunday Mass in the base chapel Sunday, March 28, 2010.  Chaplain Kelly performs his reserve duties at the 61st Air Base Wing, Los Angeles Air Force Base.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Air Force Reserve Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Thomas Kelly, the 30th Space Wing civilian Catholic priest, blesses the palms during the Palm Sunday Mass in the base chapel Sunday, March 28, 2010. Chaplain Kelly performs his reserve duties at the 61st Air Base Wing, Los Angeles Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Air Force Reserve Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Thomas Kelly, the 30th Space Wing civilian Catholic priest, blesses the palms during the Palm Sunday Mass in the base chapel Sunday, March 28, 2010.  Chaplain Kelly performs his reserve duties at the 61st Air Base Wing, Los Angeles Air Force Base.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Air Force Reserve Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Thomas Kelly, the 30th Space Wing civilian Catholic priest, blesses the palms during the Palm Sunday Mass in the base chapel Sunday, March 28, 2010. Chaplain Kelly performs his reserve duties at the 61st Air Base Wing, Los Angeles Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)