Joliet diocese installs new bishop

July 14, 2011 4:28:49 PM PDT
A mass of installation was held Thursday afternoon for Bishop R. Daniel Conlon at the Joliet Diocese.

Clergy, residents of the diocese, family and friends of the bishop attended. Francis Cardinal George of Chicago took part in the ceremony.

Pope Benedict appointed Conlon as the fifth bishop of the diocese of Joliet in May. Before to coming to Joliet, Conlon was bishop in the diocese of Steubenville, Ohio.