We are grateful for the dedicated and faithful service of the bishops of our diocese who built a strong foundation for a flourishing faith community.

The bishops who served our diocese and their years of service: 

  • 1911-1911 Bishop Austin Dowling
  • 1919-1933 Bishop Thomas W. Drumm
  • 1934-1948 Bishop Gerald T. Bergan
  • 1948-1964 Bishop Edward C. Daly, O.P.
  • 1965-1967 Bishop George J. Biskup
  • 1968-1986 Bishop Maurice J. Dingman
  • 1987-1993 Bishop William H. Bullock
  • 1994-2007 Bishop Joseph L. Charron, C.PP.S.
  • 2008-2019 Bishop Richard E. Pates