Pope Francis has named a Bucks County pastor an auxiliary bishop in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
Philly.com reports a news conference was scheduled Tuesday to detail the appointment of Rev. Monsignor Edward Deliman.
The 69-year-old priest has been pastor of St. Charles Borromeo Church in Bensalem.
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As an auxiliary bishop, he'll help Archbishop Charles Chaput in meeting pastoral needs of the diocese.
The news conference is set for 10 a.m. at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Center in Philadelphia.