Pope John Paul II has named Reverend Monsignor Joseph A. Pepe
as the second Bishop of the diocese of Las Vegas in Nevada.
will be ordained a bishop and installed as the second bishop of the diocese of Las Vegas on May 31, 2001.
Bishop-Elect Joseph A. Pepe Curriculum Vitae
In May, 1991, Monsignor Pepe
was named Honorary Prelate of His
Holiness, Pope John Paul II.Monsignor Pepe then served briefly as Pastor of St. Justin Martyr Parish in Narberth.
Upon special request of the Bishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico, Monsignor Pepe
went to the Archdiocese of Santa Fe
in 1993 to assist as the Judicial Vicar.In April 1998, Monsignor Pepe was appointed Chancellor, Moderator of the Curia, and Vicar for Priests for the Archdiocese of Santa Fe.