Bishop Carl A. Kemme
Bishop Carl A. Kemme is the 11th bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wichita, Kansas. He will serve as the celebrant and homilist for Sunday Mass.
His Holiness, Pope Francis, named Msgr. Carl A. Kemme, vicar general and moderator of the curia for the Catholic Diocese of Springfield in Illinois, to be the 11th bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wichita, Kansas. The appointment was announced Feb. 20 in Washington, D.C., by Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano, apostolic nuncio to the United States.
Bishop Kemme was ordained to the fullness of the priesthood on Thursday, May 1, 2014, at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Wichita.