Rev. Msgr. Robert J. Coyle Named to be AMS Auxiliary Bishop

bp-elect-coyle-formalArchbishop Broglio will ordain Bishop-elect Coyle in a solemn Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception on April 25 at 2:00pm, the Feast of St. Mark. The Archbishop expressed great joy at today’s announcement in Rome and extended Rev. Msgr. Coyle a warm welcome to episcopal service in the AMS

Archbishop Broglio said:

“The Holy Father has again shown his pastoral concern for the faithful of the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA by naming Msgr. Robert Coyle, titular Bishop-elect of Zabi, to serve this global Church. On behalf of the other Auxiliary Bishops, clergy, staff, and the faithful of the Archdiocese I am grateful to our Holy Father. I also give thanks to Msgr. Coyle who has accepted this new mission and to Bishop Murphy and the faithful of Rockville Centre who have prepared and now given this faithful priest to all of us.”

  • Read the full news release and view a welcome video in the About Us section of the AMS website.