Bishop Alfred Schlert

Alfred Schlert was appointed the fifth Bishop of Allentown, Pennsylvania, by Pope Francis on June 27, 2017. He was ordained a Bishop and installed on August 31, 2017.

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Eucharistic Adoration.

Allentown bishop proclaims Year of the Real Presence

The bishop of Allentown, Pennsylvania has proclaimed a jubilee year to promote a greater dedication to the Holy Eucharist.   Read more

Bishop Alfred Schlert of Allentown. CNA file photo.

Pennsylvania bishop tells Catholics: Vote with life ‘uppermost in mind’

Defense of innocent human life should be “uppermost” in the mind of Catholic voters at election time, the bishop of... Read more