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In Clergy

What is a bishop?

Catholic AnswerA Bishop is a man who was a priest and has been consecrated by another Bishop in the Apostolic succession. He enjoins the fullness of Christ's priesthood and r (MORE)
In Clergy

Who are the bishops?

Bishops are a clergyman higher in rank than a priest in the hierarchy of their church.
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What do you do as a bishop?

In the Catholic Church a Diocesan Bishop confirms, ordains Priests, administers a diocese, preaches the Holy Gospel, performs visitations of monasteries, convents, and seminar (MORE)

What does a Bishop do?

  Bishops generally oversee a diocese, and tend to the clergy as well as the parishes within that diocese... in this sense, you can think of a bishop as a Catholic "distri (MORE)

Can a bishop become a bishop by internet?

I'm affraid the answer is NO. A Bishop cannot become a bishop by the internet. His capabilities, his experience, his preachings, his education, everything is considered when (MORE)
In Clergy

What do the bishops do?

In the Catholic Church a Diocesan Bishop confirms, ordains Priests, administers a diocese, preaches the Holy Gospel, performs visitations of monasteries, convents, and seminar (MORE)

How can you be bishop?

The Pope appoints you and you are consecrated a Bishop by the Pope along with two others Bishops assisting him, or by whichever three Bishops he chooses in his place.
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Can a bishop ever be unmade a bishop?

Yes if the Bishop commits a sin which warrants his having his authority taken away from him. This has to be done by a higher authority. Usually this is followed be excommunica (MORE)
In Clergy

How do bishops become bishops?

There are several ceremonies that acompany the ordination of a bishop, but the most important is when the consecrating bishop lays his hands on the new bishop's head and prays (MORE)
In Bishops

What is after bishop?

There are only three orders of the Holy Orders, the first isDeacon, the second is priesthood, and the third (AND FINAL) isBishop. Every single Archbishop, Cardinal, and Pope a (MORE)