Michael William Fisher

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Michael William Fisher
Auxiliary Bishop of Washington
Titular Bishop of Tronto
AppointedJune 8, 2018
InstalledJune 29, 2018
Other postsTitular Bishop of Tronto
OrdinationJune 23, 1990
by James Aloysius Hickey
ConsecrationJune 29, 2018
by Donald Wuerl, Barry C. Knestout, and Mario E. Dorsonville
Personal details
Born (1958-03-03) March 3, 1958 (age 61)
Baltimore, Maryland
MottoIn Faithfulness and Love
Styles of
Michael William Fisher
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Reference style
Spoken styleYour Excellency
Religious styleBishop

Michael William Fisher (born March 3, 1958) is an American priest of the Catholic Church who serves as an auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Washington.


On June 23, 1990, Fisher was ordained to the priesthood. Pope Francis appointed Fisher auxiliary bishop for the Archdiocese of Washington on June 8, 2018.[1][2] Fisher's was consecrated as a bishop on June 29, 2018.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Pope Francis Names New Auxiliary Bishops of Rockville Centre and Washington". Retrieved June 8, 2018.
  2. ^ "Cardinal Wuerl's Statement on Pope Francis Naming Monsignor Michael W. Fisher as Auxiliary Bishop for Archdiocese of Washington". Retrieved June 8, 2018.
  3. ^ "Pope Francis names Msgr. Michael Fisher as new auxiliary bishop of Washington". Retrieved June 8, 2018.

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Auxiliary Bishop of Washington
Succeeded by