Rockford Diocese http://northernpublicradio.org en Bishop Malloy Of Rockford Diocese Joyful...And Surprised http://northernpublicradio.org/post/bishop-malloy-rockford-diocese-joyfuland-surprised <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The leader of the Catholic Church’s <a href="http://www.rockforddiocese.org/">Rockford Diocese</a> says he is “filled with joy” over the College of Cardinals’ selection of Pope Francis.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 05:14:44 +0000 Susan Stephens 26836 at http://northernpublicradio.org Bishop Malloy Of Rockford Diocese Joyful...And Surprised Northern Illinois Catholics welcome new bishop http://northernpublicradio.org/post/northern-illinois-catholics-welcome-new-bishop <p>Five-thousand Catholics from across northern Illinois gathered in Rockford Monday for the ordination of their new bishop, David Malloy.</p><p> Tue, 15 May 2012 03:59:17 +0000 Susan Stephens 11706 at http://northernpublicradio.org Northern Illinois Catholics welcome new bishop