The world woke up with very saddening and heartbreaking news about the unfortunate demise of Bishop Matthew Clark. The saddening news of the unfortunate demise of Bishop Matthew was announced by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester. The Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester (DOR) announced Sunday morning that Bishop Emeritus Matthew Clark passed away.
Bishop Clark was 85 years old at the time breathed his last. Bishop Clark’s death comes following a period of bad health. Bishop Clark was the former head of the Diocese of Rochester. Where he spent 3 decades as bishop from years 1979 to 2012. Bishop Clark led 300,000 of Rochester’s Catholics. Bishop Clark developed a reputation for being progressive and inclusive. According to the reports, he started inviting women to play a larger role at mass and welcoming gay and lesbian individuals into the church. His progressive ideology has always grabbed a massive amount of appreciation from all over the globe.
Bishop Clark was one of the most progressive and nicest Priests all over the globe. He was loved and adored by millions of people from all over the globe. His progressive ideology has been loved and appreciated by millions while his critics have left no chance to oppose his idea of living life. His critics and many traditional Catholics were always against his ideology. According to the reports, Bishop Clark was ordained as a priest back in the year 1962 in Rome for the Diocese of Albany. Reports further stated that In May of 1979, he was ordained a bishop and was subsequently installed as the eighth Bishop of Rochester in June of that year.
Bishop Clark stepped down at the mandatory retirement age of 75. Funeral arrangements for Bishop Clark are pending, the Diocese of Rochester stated. Many reports have claimed that many prominent and popular personalities from all over the globe have come out and paid their hearty tributes and condolences to the late Bishop Clark. Netizens have also paid their hearty tributes and condolences to bishop Clark. He will always be missed and loved by his millions of admirers from all over the globe. For all the latest national and international updates, news and information stay tuned with us.