Bishop Kevin Rhoades to Replace Bishop John D'Arcy in South Bend

By Deena Bustillo on
Bishop Kevin Rhoades will succeed 77-year-old Bishop John D'Arcy in the Fort Wayne-South Bend Diocese, it was announced today. Bishop Rhoades will step in when Bishop D'Arcy retires January 13, 2010. Rhoades has served as Bishop in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania for the last 5 years. Bishop D'Arcy, who is the country's oldest active prelate, was eligible for retirement in 2007, when he reached 75. He has been a priest for 53 years. Bishop Rhoades turns 52 this month. A press conference this...Read Full Story