New Bishop of La Crosse!

Habemus Episcopum!

We have a Bishop!

With great joy and excitement, the Diocese of La Crosse announces that today, His Holiness, Pope Benedict XVI, has appointed His Excellency, the Most Reverend WILLIAM PATRICK CALLAHAN, Auxiliary Bishop of Milwaukee, as the Tenth Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse, WI.

A news conference to introduce Bishop William P. Callahan will be held today at 10:30 a.m. at the Holy Cross Diocesan Center, 3710 East Avenue South, La Crosse, WI.
All media are invited to attend this important news conference with the new leadership of the Diocese of La Crosse.

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