Title: EPISCOPAL ORDINATION OF BISHOP R. WALKER NICKLESS JANUARY 20, 2006, THE
The episcopal ordination of Bishop R. Walker Nicckless was held January 20 2006 at the Church of the Nativity. In the 104-year old diocesan history, the Denver priest is the diocese's seventh bishop. Nearly 1,000 people attended the two-and-one-half hour service. Thirty-four bishops, one abbot, 109 priests, and 25 deacons were among those in attendance. Bishop elect's parents and his nine siblings were among those in the congregation. Archbishop Jerome Hanus of Dubuque, the metropolitan archbishop of the Iowa Province, was the principle consecrator. Archbishop Charles Chaaput of the Archdiocese of Denver and Bishop Thomas Tobin of the Diocese of Providence, Rhode Island, served as co-consecrators. After nearly two years with a vacant see, the Diocese now has a bishop.
Media ID: 61022
Length: 180 Min.
Publisher: News Channel KTIV 4
Level: I, JH, SH, A
Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult