Posted by SCMO on 28th May 2004 in Christianity |
Scotland's newest Bishop promises "service and friendship". The new Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Galloway
, Bishop John Cunningham Commenting on his Episcopal Ordination as 7th Bishop of Galloway
, today said; My ordination as the 7th Bishop of Galloway
is a moment of great happiness to me. While thanking my family and friends, my former fellow priests and Bishops in the Diocese of Paisley and all those who have helped and supported me throughout my time as a priest, I turn now to the clergy, religious and laity in the Diocese of Galloway
and offer them a promise of service and friendship. The Code of Canon law (Can: 383 “ 386) makes very clear th...