Month: November 2019

Bishop O’Connell reflects on Veterans Day

The Diocese joins the nation in honoring all veterans. To commemorate this special day, we are re-posting a message from Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., in which he honors the sacrifice and service that our veterans have provided to this nation in pursuit of peace. May true and lasting peace always be our goal, together,[…]

Bishop announces search for Superintendent of Catholic schools, celebrates Mass for retired priests; Funeral arrangements for Msgr. McGovern; Chancery closure

Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., announced Nov. 8 that a nationwide search for a new diocesan superintendent of Catholic schools is underway. The new superintendent will succeed JoAnn Tier, who will retire June 30. “She has done an outstanding job overseeing our Catholic schools and their programs for many years,” Bishop O’Connell said of Tier.  “Finding[…]