Images from another time: A bishop ordained, 1996

Posted: Wednesday, November 23, 2005

The Rev. Michael Warfel lies prostrate before 15 bishops and other Catholic clergy before an altar set up for his elevation to bishop on Dec. 17, 1996, at Centennial Hall. A crowd of more than 1,200 attended the ceremony. It was the first time a Catholic priest was elevated to bishop in Southeast Alaska.

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