New Assignment for Bishop Conlon
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Posted by: Katie Richards
Pope Benedict XVI has named Bishop R. Daniel Conlon of Steubenville, Ohio, 62, as Bishop of Joliet, Illinois. The appointment was publicized in Washington, May 17, by Archbishop Pietro Sambi, Apostolic Nuncio to the United States.
Bishop Conlon was born in Cincinnati, OH, and ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Cincinnati in 1977. He earned doctorates in canon law and
philosophy from the University of St. Paul, Ottawa and has been an Active member of the Society since 1985. He was named bishop of Steubenville in 2002.
Congratulations Bishop Conlon on your new appointment!