Today, Our Holy Father, Pope Benedict XVI announced the appointment of Bishop Richard Malone to the Diocese of Buffalo. Bishop Malone has been an outstanding Bishop of Portland for eight years. I welcome him warmly to the Province of New York.
Here is the statement that I released to the press today.
For Immediate Release: May 29, 2012
Statement of Timothy Cardinal Dolan on the Appointment of Bishop Richard J. Malone
Timothy Michael Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York, released the following statement today on the appointment by Pope Benedict XVI of Bishop Richard Malone to the Diocese of Buffalo.
“It was with great joy that I…