Archbishop Wuerl Welcomes Appointment of New Archbishop for the Archdiocese of the Military Services, USA

November 19, 2007

Washington Archbishop Donald W. Wuerl welcomed the November 19 appointment of Archbishop Timothy Broglio to lead the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA:

“It is with joy that I welcome the appointment of Archbishop Timothy Broglio as Archbishop for the Military Services, USA and our new neighbor. We in the Archdiocese of Washington look forward to working with him and pledge our prayers for all the members of the Armed Forces who look to him as their new shepherd. His experience both as a diocesan priest in Cleveland and as a member of the Vatican diplomatic corps serving in Africa and Latin America, as well as in the Secretariat of State at the Vatican, will serve him well as he takes on his new responsibilities.”

The headquarters of the Archdiocese for Military Services is located in Washington, DC, near the Archdiocese of Washington’s Pastoral Center.

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