Chicago Auxiliary Bishop Named New Bishop of Springfield Diocese

April 21, 2010 by  
Filed under News, The Pelican Group News

Diocese of Springfield in Illinois — April 20, 2010 SPRINGFIELD — Pope Benedict XVI has appointed Auxiliary Bishop Thomas J. Paprocki of the Archdiocese of Chicago to be the new bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Springfield in Illinois. He succeeds Archbishop George J. Lucas, who was named Archbishop of Omaha last June. The appointment […]