On Tuesday, June 18, members of the clergy of Grand Rapids and Cleveland, 21 U.S. Bishops, two archbishops including the apostolic nuncio to the United States, members of the interfaith community, civic leaders and laity of the Dioceses of Cleveland and Grand Rapids joined with Bishop David J. Walkowiak and his family and friends to celebrate his Mass of Ordination and Installation. During the Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Andrew, Most Reverend Walkowiak was ordained a bishop and installed as the bishop of the Diocese of Grand Rapids. We welcome Bishop Walkowiak as the twelfth bishop of the diocese!
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Press Conference announcing Bishop Walkowiak's appointment - April 18, 2013
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Photo credit: Bishop Walkowiak greets parishioners and guests following Mass at Ss. Peter & Paul Church, Ionia.