Saturday, October 24, 2009

Bishop Thomas Lawrence Noa (1892-1977)

He was the eighth Bishop of Marquette from 1947 until 1968. He began Bishop Baraga's cause for canonization in 1952.

On the day of his installtion

With Pope John XXIII

Breaking ground for the Bishop Baraga gym

"I might not be the Cardinal Archbishop of New York, but it still takes at least two trainbearers to tame my cappa!"

1 comment:

John said...

Maybe Bp. Noa was anticipating the "reforms" folling VII in that his fascia appears to have hringes and not tassels or tufts.