Tuesday, December 13, 2005

New Bishop for Marquette, MI

A young one...

From Vatican Information Services...the Holy Father has:

Appointed Fr. Alexander King Sample of the clergy of Marquette, U.S.A., diocesan chancellor, as bishop of the same diocese (area 42,152, population 317,616, Catholics 68,360, priests 100, permanent deacons 28, religious 70). The bishop-elect was born in Kalispell, U.S.A. in 1960 and ordained as a priest in 1990. He succeeds Bishop James Henry Garland, whose resignation from the pastoral care of the same diocese, the Holy Father accepted, in accordance with canon 401 para. 2 of the Code of Canon Law.


  1. What do anyone know of this 45 year
    old new bishop, Fr. Sample. Is he
    in accordance with the Magisterium?


  2. "Is he in accordance with the Magisterium?"

    Oh Please... It appears your tin foil hat slipped off.


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