Pope names new bishop for Wichita Catholic Diocese
- The Wichita Eagle
- Published Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at 12:33 p.m.
- Updated Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at 12:33 p.m.
Monsignor Carl Kemme, vicar general of the Diocese of Springfield, Ill., was named by Pope Francis as the 11th bishop of Wichita. Kemme, 53, has had experience leading a diocese -- he served as administrator of the Springfield diocese when it was between bishops, in parts of 2009 and 2010. (video by Jaime Green, February 20, 2014)