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Diocese of

Altoona–Johnstown

USA USA

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 17,279 km²

Population: 84,039 Catholics (13.0% of 647,720 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Philadelphia

Neighbouring Dioceses: Greensburg (←), Erie (↖), Scranton (↗), Harrisburg (→), Baltimore (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Mary, Mother of the Church (October 11)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: September 7, December 20 (co-cathedral)

Statistics: 86 parishes, 164 priests (110 diocesan, 54 religious), 38 deacons, 134 lay religious (65 brothers, 69 sisters), 6 seminarians (2015)

Address: 126 Logan Blvd., Hollidaysburg, PA 16648, USA

Phone: +1 (814) 695-5579

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

All Churches (94)

Greensburg (←), Erie (↖), Scranton (↗), Harrisburg (→), Baltimore (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.01.14 – ...):Bishop Mark Leonard Bartchak (63)Bishop Mark Leonard Bartchak (63)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Altoona–Johnstown (Roman Rite)

Bishop Mark Leonard Bartchak (63)Bishop Mark Leonard Bartchak (63)Permalink
(2011.01.14 – ...)

Bishop of Altoona–Johnstown (USA)

Christ our hope of glory

Born:1955.01.01 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1981.05.15
Consecrated Bishop:2011.04.19

Bishop of Altoona–Johnstown (USA) (2011.01.14 – ...)

Bishop Joseph Victor Adamec (83)Bishop Joseph Victor Adamec (83)Permalink
(1987.03.12 – 2011.01.14)

Bishop emeritus of Altoona–Johnstown (USA)

Household of God

Born:1935.08.13 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1960.07.03
Consecrated Bishop:1987.05.20

Bishop of Altoona–Johnstown (USA) (1987.03.12 – 2011.01.14)

Bishop James John HoganPermalink
(1966.05.23 – 1986.10.17)

Born:1911.10.17 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1937.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1960.02.25
Died:2005.06.14 († 93)

Titular Bishop of Philomelium (1959.11.27 – 1966.05.23)

Auxiliary Bishop of Trenton (USA) (1959.11.27 – 1966.05.23)

Bishop of Altoona–Johnstown (USA) (1966.05.23 – 1986.10.17)

Bishop Joseph Carroll McCormickPermalink
(1960.06.25 – 1966.03.04)

Born:1907.02.15 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1932.07.10
Consecrated Bishop:1947.04.23
Died:1996.11.12 († 89)

Titular Bishop of Ruspæ (1947.01.11 – 1960.06.25)

Auxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia (USA) (1947.01.11 – 1960.06.25)

Bishop of Altoona–Johnstown (USA) (1960.06.25 – 1966.03.04)

Bishop of Scranton (USA) (1966.03.04 – 1983.02.15)

Bishop Howard Joseph CarrollPermalink
(1957.12.05 – 1960.03.21)

Born:1902.08.05 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1927.04.02
Consecrated Bishop:1958.01.02
Died:1960.03.21 († 57)

Bishop of Altoona–Johnstown (USA) (1957.12.05 – 1960.03.21)

Bishops of Altoona (Roman Rite)

Bishop Richard Thomas GuilfoylePermalink
(1936.08.08 – 1957.06.10)

Born:1892.12.22 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1917.06.02
Consecrated Bishop:1936.11.30
Died:1957.06.10 († 64)

Bishop of Altoona (USA) (1936.08.08 – 1957.06.10)

Bishop John Joseph McCortPermalink
(1920.10.22 – 1936.04.21)

Born:1860.02.16 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1883.10.14
Consecrated Bishop:1912.09.17
Died:1936.04.21 († 76)

Auxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia (USA) (1912.06.28 – 1920.01.27)

Titular Bishop of Azotus (1912.06.28 – 1920.10.22)

Coadjutor Bishop of Altoona (USA) (1920.01.27 – 1920.10.22)

Bishop of Altoona (USA) (1920.10.22 – 1936.04.21)

Bishop Eugene Augustine GarveyPermalink
(1901.05.31 – 1920.10.22)

Born:1845.10.05 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1869.09.22
Consecrated Bishop:1901.09.08
Died:1920.10.22 († 75)

Bishop of Altoona (USA) (1901.05.31 – 1920.10.22)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.12.03

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