Not only is he a highly respected orthodox cleric, he's a Franciscan!
I wonder if when Bishop Clark submits his resignation next year we might get a Franciscan? That would be wonderful -and the maybe Franciscan priests could return to the diocese, perhaps even take over a parish or two.
Ah, one can only dream (and pray).
Pope will appoint Archbishop Chaput to lead Philadelphia archdiocese :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Pax et bonum