Sacred Heart Welcomes Archbishop-designate of Hartford
October 31, 2013
Sacred Heart Academy extends a warm welcome and prayerful blessings to Bishop Leonard P. Blair, newly appointed by His Holiness Pope Francis as the fifth archbishop of the Archdiocese of Hartford. Bishop Blair was officially introduced at a press conference at Saint Thomas Seminary on October 29 and will be installed on December 16 in the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Hartford. He succeeds Archbishop Henry J. Mansell, who has been the Archbishop of Hartford since 2003. The Academy also remembers Archbishop Mansell in prayer, with respect and appreciation.