Family members, friends and parishioners of nine archdiocesan priests helped them celebrate the conferral of papal honors bestowed by Archbishop Charles Chaput on Sunday, Dec. 3 during a prayer service at the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul, Philadelphia. See our earlier coverage of the honors’ announcement here. (Photos by Sarah Webb)
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Father Hank McKee rocks!
I am happy for Msgr. Vogan and Msgr. Corley, two Delco priests who have served well. I am also puzzled because I am fairly certain that Pope Francis said that there would be no more priests given the title of Monsignor. Am I wrong about that?
The pope said he would limit papal honors with the title monsignor, not cease them.