How a new bishop is selected for a diocese

If you have been in catechetical ministry for any substantial length of time, you probably have had the question posed to you at least once about how someone is selected to be a bishop.

The bishop of St. Petersburg (Florida), nearing his retirement age, has written a very readable and concise message to his diocese describing the process as it exists today.

http://bishopsblog.dosp.org/?p=6360