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Cdl. DiNardo elected USCCB president, Abp. Gomez elected vice president

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 10:41
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Mark Pattison | Catholic News Service

Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Ky., outgoing president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, rear, applauded Nov. 15 after Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, seated, was elected president during the annual fall general assembly of the USCCB in Baltimore.

BALTIMORE — Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston was elected president of the U.S. bishops' conference Nov. 15 for a three-year term to begin at the conclusion of the bishops' annual fall general assembly in Baltimore.

Cardinal DiNardo collected a majority of votes on the first ballot of voting during the second day of the bishops' public session. Based on the number of bishops voting, 104 votes were needed for election, and Cardinal DiNardo — the current vice president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops — received 113.

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