Archbishop Timothy P.
"Year of Faith: Seek Peace"
October 2, 2013
10:00am to Noon
1434 Crossways Blvd, Ste. 175
Chesapeake, VA 23320
This seminar is free, however
registration is required (form located at the bottom of this
Information about the
In his pastoral letter, entitled "Year of Faith: Seek Peace,"
Archbishop Broglio encourages the faithful of the Archdiocese for
the Military Services in their unique vocations of service, draws
their attention to the Church's desire to provide for the spiritual
care of those in the military and their families, and invites them
to evangelize following the example of the centurion whose words in
Matthew 8:5-11 were "Lord, I am not worthy to receive you under my
roof, but only say the word and my servant shall be healed."
Our Speaker: Archbishop Timothy P.
Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio was born in 1951 in
Cleveland Heights, Ohio. He attended St. Ann Elementary School,
Cleveland Heights and St. Ignatius High School, Cleveland, Ohio. He
earned a Bachelor of Arts in Classics at Boston College, an S.T.B.
in Theology and a Doctorate in Canon Law from the Pontifical
Gregorian University, Rome.
Archbishop Broglio was ordained to the priesthood (for the Diocese
of Cleveland) on 19 May 1977 in the Chapel of the Immaculate
Conception of the North American College, Rome.
From 1977 to 1979 he served as associate pastor, St. Margaret Mary
Parish, South Euclid. From 1979 to 1983 Archbishop Broglio attended
the Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy.
From 1983 to 1987 the Archbishop served as Secretary of the
Apostolic Nunciature in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. From 1987 to 1990 he
served as Secretary of the Apostolic Nunciature in Asunscion,
Paraguay. From 1990 to 2001 Archbishop Broglio served as Chief of
Cabinet for Angleo Cardinal Sodano, Secretary of State to His
Holiness Pope John Paul II and desk officer for Central
In February 2001 the Archbishop was named Apostolic Nuncio to the
Dominican Republic and Apostolic Delegate to Puerto Rico. The
Archbishop was ordained as an Archbishop by His Holiness Pope John
Paul II on 19 March 2001. On 19 November 2007 Archbishop Broglio
was named the fourth Archbishop of the Military Services, USA, and
installed on 25 January 2008, the feast of the Conversion of St.
He served as a Member of the Board of Directors of CRS from 2009
to 2011 and is currently chairman of the USCCB Committee for
Canonical Affairs and Church Governance and is a member of the
Subcommittees for the Defense of Marriage and Health Care. He is an
observer to the Committee for International Justice and Peace.
Archbishop Broglio also chaired the Task Force charged with
planning the 2013 Special Assembly of the Conference.