Welcome, Bishop McClory!

The Most Reverend Robert J. McCloryThe ICC welcomes The Most Reverend Robert J. McClory, Bishop of Gary who was
installed on Febraury 11, 2020.

Born in Detroit, McClory is the youngest of four children of James and Ann McClory.

McClory earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and communications from Oakland University, a master’s degree in public policy and administration from Columbia University and a doctorate from the University of Michigan Law School.

McClory was ordained a deacon by Cardinal Edmund Szoka in Saint Peter’s Basilica, Rome in 1998. He was ordained a priest in Detroit 1999 and his only the second priest in to be appointed as Bishop of the Gary diocese.


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