Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Thomas Anthony Daly to serve as the seventh bishop of the Diocese of Spokane. The announcement was made in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, March 12, 7:00 a.m. by Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, apostolic nuncio to the United States.
Bishop Daly presently is the auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of San Jose, whose see city is the 10th largest in the nation.
Bishop Daly will spend the next two months completing his obligations in the Diocese of San Jose and making his farewells to the people there. His installation as Bishop of Spokane is set for mid-May at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes. The specific date is yet to be determined. Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano is scheduled to be present.
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