Sept. 19, 2012 - As he drove to his office Sept. 7, Denver Auxiliary Bishop James D. Conley got a call on his cell phone from Washington, D.C. Guessing it was the apostolic nuncio, his only contact in Washington, he pulled over to answer it.
It was indeed Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano, the Vatican’s representative in the United States. He told Bishop Conley the pope had appointed him bishop of the Diocese of Lincoln, Neb. ... [read more]