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  • Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory pours sacred chrism on the head of Bishop Bernard E. (Ned) Shlesinger III during his July 19 episcopal ordination in the Atlanta Archdiocese. Photo By Michael Alexander
  • Bishop Bernard E. (Ned) Shlesinger III shares a laugh with the Missionaries of Charity from Gift of Grace House, Atlanta, as he speaks with them inside the Cathedral of Christ the King, Atlanta, after his ordination. Photo By Michael Alexander
  • During the Litany of Supplication at his episcopal ordination, Bishop-designate Bernard E. (Ned) Shlesinger III prostrates himself before the altar at the Cathedral of Christ the King, as the congregation kneels with clergy in prayer. Photo By Michael Alexander
  • The Book of the Gospels is held over Bishop-designate Bernard E. (Ned) Shlesinger III by Deacon of the Altar William O'Donoghue, left, of Our Lady of the Assumption Church, Atlanta, and Deacon of the Word Dennis Dorner, chancellor and director of the Office of the Permanent Diaconate, as Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory conducts the Prayer of Ordination, the final step in conferral of the Office of the Episcopacy. The episcopal ordination took place at the Cathedral of Christ the King, Atlanta, July 19. Photo By Michael Alexander
  • Bishop Bernard E. (Ned) Shlesinger III, left center, stops to greet some former colleagues and friends. They include (l-r) Father Sean Bransfield, formerly the dean of men for the Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary College Division, Wynnewood, Pa., and currently assistant to the Vicar for Clergy for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, Father Christopher Cooke, director of the Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary spiritual year program, and Father Matthew Zuberbueler, pastor of St. Anthony of Padua Church, Falls Church, Va. Photo By Michael Alexander

Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory pours sacred chrism on the head of Bishop Bernard E. (Ned) Shlesinger III during his July 19 episcopal ordination in the Atlanta Archdiocese. Photo By Michael Alexander


Atlanta

Raleigh priest ordained auxiliary bishop for Atlanta

ATLANTA—Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory called the ordination of Bishop Bernard E. “Ned” Shlesinger III to the episcopate a “wonderfully happy day in the life of the Archdiocese of Atlanta.” Archbishop Gregory ordained the priest of the Diocese of Raleigh, North Carolina, as an Atlanta auxiliary bishop during an afternoon Mass July 19 at the Cathedral […] Full Story