Bishop installation today for Portland Diocese
PORTLAND (WGME) -- More than 30 Catholic leaders from across the country are in Maine for Friday's installation of the new bishop for the Portland Diocese.
The Most Reverend Robert Deeley will be installed Friday afternoon at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.
Deeley will be Portland's 12th bishop. He comes from Boston, where he most recently served as auxiliary bishop.
He will oversee diocese operations, including three hospitals, a dozen schools, 55 parishes and more than 100 priests.