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Diocese of

Altoona–Johnstown

USA USA

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 17,279 km²

Population: 75,061 Catholics (11.5% of 652,410 total) (2018)

Statistics: 86 parishes, 177 priests (101 diocesan, 76 religious), 38 deacons, 157 lay religious (90 brothers, 67 sisters), 5 seminarians (2018)

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)

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 (66)Bishop Mark Leonard Bartchak (66)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Altoona–Johnstown (Roman Rite)

Bishop Mark Leonard Bartchak (66)Bishop Mark Leonard Bartchak (66)Permalink
(2011.01.14 – ...)

Bishop of Altoona–Johnstown (USA)

Christ our hope of glory

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

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

Bishop Joseph Victor AdamecPermalink
(1987.03.12 – 2011.01.14)

Household of God

Born:1935.08.13 (Bannister, MI, USA)
Ordained Priest:1960.07.03
Consecrated Bishop:1987.05.20
Died:2019.03.20 (March 20, 2019 (aged 83) Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, PA, USA † 83)

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 2021.06.22

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