Pope appoints pastor as new auxiliary bishop for Philadelphia Archdiocese
Mgr Edward Deliman’s appointment was announced by the apostolic nuncio to the United States
Pope Francis has named Mgr Edward Deliman, who is a priest of the Philadelphia Archdiocese and is currently a pastor in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, as an auxiliary bishop of the archdiocese.
The 69-year-old priest, ordained in 1973, has been pastor of St. Charles Borromeo Parish in Bensalem since 2014.
The appointment was announced May 31 in Washington by Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano, apostolic nuncio to the United States.