Diocese of Joliet

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Some Illinois dioceses permit reception of Communion on tongue

The Bishop of Peoria last week permitted priests in his diocese to distribute Communion on the tongue, as the Archdiocese... Read more

Bishop Ronald A. Hicks, the bishop-elect of Joliet, Illinois.

Pope Francis appoints Chicago auxiliary bishop to Diocese of Joliet

Pope Francis named Bishop Ronald A. Hicks as the next bishop of Joliet, Illinois, Friday.  Read more

Catholic school superintendent aims to equip schools for special ed

An educator with years of experience working in and studying best practices in special education was recently named superintendent of... Read more

Bishop Daniel Conlon. CNA file photo

Pope Francis accepts resignation of Joliet Bishop Conlon

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Daniel Conlon of Joliet, who took a medical leave of absence from... Read more

Bishop Daniel Conlon. CNA file photo

Joliet Bishop Conlon announces medical leave of absence

The Diocese of Joliet announced Friday that Bishop Daniel Conlon will take a medical leave of absence from leadership of... Read more