New Auxiliary Bishop for the Archdiocese of Washington

March 8, 2017

Pope Francis today named Rev. Roy Edward Campbell, Jr., pastor of St. Joseph Church in Largo, Md., as an auxiliary bishop of Washington. Bishop-elect Campbell will assist Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, who serves as spiritual leader to over 620,000 Catholics living in Washington, D.C. and suburban and southern Maryland.

Read the Cardinal's statement.