Two New Bishops Ordained in the Archdiocese of Sydney

August 25, 2016 5:01 pm
Both Bishop Randazzo and Bishop Umbers were ordained Auxiliary Bishops of Sydney and
will join Bishop Terry Brady as the three Auxiliary Bishops serving the Archdiocese
of Sydney.
The Most Reverend Anthony Fisher OP, Archbishop of Sydney, was the Principal
Consecrator and Celebrant. The Most Reverend Mark Coleridge, Archbishop of Brisbane,
and the Most Reverend Stephen Lee Bun-sang, Bishop of Macau, were the Principal
In his words of welcome, Archbishop Fisher extended a special welcome to Bishop
Denis Browne, Emeritus Bishop of Hamilton, New Zealand, who baptised Bishop Umbers.
He also welcomed civic and religious leaders and representatives from sister
During the presentation of the bishops-elect, the Apostolic Nuncio to Australia,
Archbishop Adolfo Tito Yllana, recited the Papal Bull.