The Rite of Ordination of a Bishop and its meaning
A definition and meaning
Brief biographical information on Bishop Mark O’Connell, JCD
Brief biographical information on Bishop Robert P. Reed
A coat of arms for a Bishop typically represents both the family shield and his principal works and ideals. Here you will find the Coats of Arms designed for Bishop Mark O’Connell and Bishop Robert P. Reed.
Information for priests who wish to concelebrate the Mass of Ordination and Deacons who wish to vest and be part of the procession.
Media inquiries as well as updated information about print and television coverage.
View and download portraits of the new bishops
Where to write/call for more information or if you have a question about the Ordination.