Day: December 3, 2016

The Ordination & Consecration of the Rt Revd DeDe Duncan-Probe, Ph.D

The Ordination & Consecration of the Rt Revd DeDe Duncan-Probe, Ph.D

Hundreds of Central New Yorkers and bishops and dignitaries from across the United States participated in the Ordination & Consecration of the Right Reverend DeDe Duncan-Probe, Ph.D., as 11th Bishop of Central New York. The service took place on Saturday, December 3, 2016, at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Liverpool, New York.

Excommunicated Chinese Catholic bishop participates in 2 episcopal consecrations

Excommunicated Chinese Catholic bishop participates in 2 episcopal consecrations

The Roman Catholic Church exists in two forms in China, the government sanctioned and tightly controlled Chinese Catholic Patriotic Association and an underground church. The Chinese Catholic Patriotic Association is controlled by the Chinese Communist party and is not currently recognized by the Vatican. The underground church owes its allegiance only to the Pope.

Dio West Texas announces a slate of 7 potential bishop suffragan nominees

Dio West Texas announces a slate of 7 potential bishop suffragan nominees

According to the diocese, the slate of 7 are only potential nominees until the first ballot is voted, placing the 7 as official nominees. Those ballots will be voted during the diocese’s 113th Diocesan Council which is slated for Corpus Christi TX on 17 FEB 2017.