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Who's the leader of the band that's made for you and me?

By Diogenes (articles ) | Dec 13, 2010

Bishop John Noonan, who will be installed as Orlando's fifth bishop Dec. 16.

And some people say that miters make bishops look silly. 

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  • Posted by: SentimentalGent - Dec. 27, 2010 4:48 PM ET USA

    For a minute, I thought I was looking at pics from a women's ordination conference.

  • Posted by: a son of Mary - Dec. 18, 2010 1:17 PM ET USA

    between mickey mouse ears and the grammar school hand scrawled posters - what was this a pep rally? - all I can say is orlando will long for dignity and gravitas b/c this bozo won't provide it.

  • Posted by: hartwood01 - Dec. 17, 2010 7:02 PM ET USA

    If a bishop wants to act the fool,he should be sure there are no cameras around.

  • Posted by: Salome - Dec. 16, 2010 2:00 PM ET USA

    Isn't that a Spanish biretta?

  • Posted by: loumiamo7154 - Dec. 14, 2010 10:46 AM ET USA

    Way to uphold the dignity of the entire Church, Bishop Noonan. If only your mother were still around to go upside your head for such public foolishness.

  • Posted by: sarsok8679 - Dec. 13, 2010 9:24 PM ET USA

    Would that be Mickey Mouse or Donald Duck..let us raise our banners high

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