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bishop emeritus

Vincent Michael Rizzotto, bishop emeritus. Recipient Monsignor John Jay Roach Recognition award, Associated Catholic Charities.


Rizzotto, Vincent Michael was born on September 9, 1931 in Houston, Texas, United States.


Attended, St. Mary's Seminary. Degree in Canon Law, Catholic University America, 1963.


Ordained priest Archdiocese Galveston-Houston, 1956, officialis Marriage Tribunal, 1967—1972, consultor to bishop, president senate of priests, coordinator liturgical commission, director secretariat chaplaincy services clergy formation, vicar ethnic ministries, vicar African American catholics, auxiliary bishop, 2001—2006, auxiliary bishop emeritus, since 2006. Pastor All Saints Parish, Houston, 1969—1972, St. Francis de Sales, Houston, 1972—1982, St. Cecilia Catholic Community, Houston, 1982—2002. Ordained bishop, 2001.