The Bishop's Funeral will be live-streamed for viewing over the internet. Visit the Diocesan Website for links and the most up to date information. www.richmonddiocese.org
A Statement from the Diocese on the Bishop's Passing
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The Funeral Arrangements for Bishop DiLorenzo at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart are as follows:
- Thursday, August 24th at 3:00 p.m. - Reception of the Body followed by Visitation
- Thursday, August 24th at 7:00 p.m. - Vespers
- The Cathedral will be open and the Bishop will lie in state for vigil throughout the night on Thursday.
- The doors will remain open until 9:00 a.m. on Friday morning and reopen at 10:00 a.m.
- Friday, August 25th at 11:00 a.m. – Funeral Mass followed by entombment in the Cathedral Crypt
- Reception to be held in the Altria Theater
Transition Information from the Diocese
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