Installation of the New Bishop for the Diocese of Sault Ste-MarieMonday, December 14, 2020
The installation of the Most Reverend Thomas Dowd as Bishop of Sault Ste-Marie will take place during a Eucharistic Celebration on Thursday, 17 December 2020, at 2:00 p.m., at the Pro‑Cathedral of the Assumption in North Bay, Ontario. When appointed Bishop of Sault Ste-Marie by the Holy Father on 22 October 2020, Bishop Dowd was serving as Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Montréal.
In consideration of the preventative measures and precautions implemented in the context of COVID-19, attendance will be by invitation only. However, the celebration will be broadcast live through Salt + Light Media.