Congratulations to Bishop-elect Robert Byrne



Congratulations to Fr Robert Byrne, former Provost of the Oxford Oratory, who has been appointed an auxiliary Bishop in Birmingham. Fr Byrne was a member of the Birmingham Oratory before moving to Oxford in 1993 with two others to found the now flourishing Oratory at Oxford.

Fr Byrne is the first Oratorian bishop to be appointed in England since Fr Edward Bagshawe in 1874.

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