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Pope Francis names Bishop Nelson Perez as 11th Bishop of the Cleveland Diocese


The Diocese of Cleveland has a new bishop!!  Pope Francis named Bishop Nelson J. Perez, auxiliary bishop of Rockville Centre, New York, as the 11th Bishop of the Diocese of Cleveland. A press conference announcing his appointment was streamed live at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 from the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in downtown Cleveland on the Diocese of Cleveland website (http://www.dioceseofcleveland.org/pope-francis-names-bishop-nelson-perez-as-11th-bishop-of-the-diocese-of-cleveland/).

Bishop Nelson J. Perez