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Bishop Malloy's Public Schedule
January 23, 2017
Freeport - 5:30 p.m., Confirmation for St. Joseph, Freeport and St. Mary, Freeport at St. Joseph Church
January 25, 2017
Rockford - 2:00 p.m., Blessing of Rockford Police Department District 2 Headquarters
January 25, 2017
Rockford - 3:30 p.m., March for Life Send-Off Mass at Boylan Central Catholic High School Chapel
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January 26, 2017 - 9:15am (St. Charles)
March for Life
January 27, 2017 - TBA
60th Annual Caritas Scholarshi...
January 28, 2017 - TBA (Bolingbrook)
Life's Healing Journey Retreat...
January 28, 2017 - 8:00am (Aurora)
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Chancery

A bishop, by divine institution, carries on the work of the apostles. By reason of episcopal consecration, he shares in the triple apostolic function of a teacher of doctrine, a priest of sacred worship, and minister of church government. Bishops are responsible to act in council to guide the Church. The bishop to whom a particular or local church is entrusted is called a diocesan bishop or a residential bishop. All other bishops receive Titular Sees over which they exercise no pastoral authority.

When the pastoral needs of a diocese or archdiocese warrant it, an auxiliary bishop may be assigned to aid the residential bishop in governing his diocese. An auxiliary bishop is assigned when the residential bishop needs assistance in carrying out his duties because of ill health, advanced age, or amount of work. An auxiliary bishop does not have the right of succession within his diocese.

In special circumstances, such as the advanced age or ill health of a diocesan bishop, a coadjutor bishop may be appointed to assist the principal bishop of a diocese. Coadjutor bishops have the right of succession in the diocese of their appointment from the time the See becomes vacant upon the death or retirement of its bishop.

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Chancery
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 7044
Rockford, IL 61125

(815) 399-4300
FAX: (815) 399-5266
www.rockforddiocese.org

VICAR GENERAL
Rev. Msgr. Glenn L. Nelson, J.C.L.

MODERATOR OF THE CURIA
Rev. Msgr. Glenn L. Nelson, J.C.L.

CHANCELLOR
Ellen B. Lynch

GENERAL COUNSEL
Ellen B. Lynch

DIOCESAN MASTER OF CEREMONIES
Reverend Jonathan Bakkelund

SECRETARY TO THE BISHOP
Deacon Thomas F. McKenna


CHANCERY STAFF
Mrs. Tammy White
Secretary to Bishop Malloy

Mrs. Kathy Whitcomb
Secretary to Msgr. Deutsch

Mrs. Deb Beatty
Secretary to Msgr. Nelson

Mrs. Sally Arndt
Secretary to Ellen Lynch















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