Fr. Joel Konzen New Auxiliary Bishop in Atlanta

Fr. Joel Konzen, S. M., has been appointed as a new auxiliary bishop in the Archdiocese of Atlanta, Georgia.  Fr. Konzen, a Marist Priest, was ordained in 1979 in New Orleans. He is currently serving as the Principal of Marist School in Atlanta.

Archbishop Christophe Pierre, Apostolic Nuncio to the United States, announced Fr. Konzen’s appointment in Washington, D. C. on February 5, 2018.

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