US: Pope Appoints New Bishop of Columbus, Ohio

Posted January 31, 2019 9:28 pm by Jim Fair

US: Pope Appoints New Bishop of Columbus, Ohio

The Vatican announced January 31, 2019, that Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Robert J. Brennan, auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of Rockville Centre, New York, as the 12th bishop of the Diocese of Columbus. He will succeed Bishop Frederick Campbell, whose resignation was accepted by the pope.
Bishop Campbell’s 75 th birthday was on Aug. 5, 2018. The church’s Code of Canon Law requires that bishops submit a letter of resignation to the pope on reaching age 75. Bishop Campbell did so last year.
“I am deeply grateful for all the wonderful support and help that I have enjoyed as bishop of Columbus among all

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US: Pope Appoints New Bishop of Columbus, Ohio

Posted 9:28 pm by Jim Fair

US: Pope Appoints New Bishop of Columbus, Ohio

The Vatican announced January 31, 2019, that Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Robert J. Brennan, auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of Rockville Centre, New York, as the 12th bishop of the Diocese of Columbus. He will succeed Bishop Frederick Campbell, whose resignation was accepted by the pope.
Bishop Campbell’s 75 th birthday was on Aug. 5, 2018. The church’s Code of Canon Law requires that bishops submit a letter of resignation to the pope on reaching age 75. Bishop Campbell did so last year.
“I am deeply grateful for all the wonderful support and help that I have enjoyed as bishop of Columbus among all

Link back to original source ... https://zenit.org/

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