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Office of Bishop Daniel E. Thomas

The Most Reverend Daniel E. Thomas, D.D., S.T.L.
Eighth Bishop of Toledo

Apostolic Appointment Letter of The Most Reverend Daniel Edward Thomas

Unofficial English Translation of the Apostolic Appointment Letter of The Most Reverend Daniel Edward Thomas



Celebrating 1-Year Anniversary of Bishop Daniel Thomas’ Installation as Bishop of Toledo

On Thursday, October 22, 2015 the Diocese of Toledo celebrated the one-year anniversary of the Installation of Bishop Daniel E. Thomas as the eighth Bishop of Toledo.

Bishop Thomas 1-Year Anniversary Video


Curriculum Vitae of Bishop Thomas

Deanery Map of the Diocese of Toledo

Fact Sheet of the Diocese of Toledo


"2016 Easter Greeting"

"2015 Christmas Greeting" 

"We are Called"

"Daily Reading of Scripture Can Aid Understanding God's Will"

"The Power of the First Commandment"

"Living a Consecrated Life"

The Bishop's Corner with Most Reverend Daniel E. Thomas, Bishop of the Diocese of Toledo, airs every Thursday at 8:00 p.m. with rebroadcasts on Fridays at 11 am, and Saturdays at noon and is produced by Annunciation Radio.

Bishop Thomas welcomes your questions and comments about theology, events in the Diocese of Toledo, or about the Catholic Church in general. Ask Bishop Thomas a question by email.

WATCH: The Bishop's Corner playlist

"I am very pleased at the announcement that Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Daniel Thomas of Philadelphia to succeed me as Bishop of Toledo. I have known Bishop Thomas for many years. He is a man of wide pastoral experience, deeply committed to Christ and the Church. The clergy and people of Toledo will be well served by the many gifts Bishop Thomas brings as their new shepherd."

Most Reverend Leonard P. Blair
Archbishop of Hartford

Video Clips of the Installation Mass (courtesy of www.13abc.com)

Part I

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

News Articles

Church luminaries drawn to greet 8th Toledo bishop

Toledo gets its new bishop

Church groups welcome bishop to Toledo

New Bishop looking forward to shepherding area flock

The Bishop's Big Day

Friends to flank new Bishop of Toledo for his installation

Bishop Thomas' Homily on the eve of his Installation

Toledo’s new bishop declares he’s set to be ‘father of the family of faith’

Press Conference Remarks

Statement of Reverend Charles Ritter, Diocesan Administrator

Statement of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia