Welcome, Bishop Perez!

Saint Mary Seminary and Graduate School of Theology joyfully welcomes Bishop Nelson Perez, named by Pope Francis as the 11th Bishop of Cleveland.   Read the news release here.

“O God, shepherd and ruler of all the faithful, look favorably on your servant, Nelson, whom you have set at the head of your Church of Cleveland as her shepherd.  Grant, we pray, that by word and example he may be of service to those over whom he presides, so that together with the flock entrusted to his care, he may come to eternal life.” (Roman Missal, “For the Bishop”)