New auxiliary bishops for Los Angeles
Pope Francis appointed three new auxiliary bishops in July for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Father Robert Barron, founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries and, since 2012, the rector/president of Mundelein Seminary outside of Chicago, as well as Msgrs. Joseph Brennan and David O’Connell, will be ordained bishops in the fall. The archdiocese is the largest in the nation.
Did you know?
Pope Francis is a fan of The Lord of the Rings. He once used the characters Frodo and Sam to illustrate the journey of man and the drama of human life.
“The Eucharist joins heaven and earth; it embraces and penetrates all creation.” – Pope Francis, Laudato Si’
“That which gives us true freedom and true happiness is the compassionate love of Christ.” – July 4, 2015