Christ Our Hope

Bishop Walter F. Sullivan

Bishop Walter F. Sullivan, 11thBishop of Richmond, died on Tuesday evening, December 11that his home in Richmond.  We commend him to Our Lord Jesus and ask your prayers for the repose of his soul and for the consolation of his beloved family and dear friends.


A man of the Gospel, he sought to "Unite All in Christ," and was a priest who stood for justice, compassion and peace.


"Well done, good and faithful servant. Inherit your master's joy."(Matthew 25:23)



Bishop Sullivan's Obituary


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