Bishop John R. Manz
Auxiliary Bishop
Archdiocese of Chicago

Episcopal Vicar – Vicariate IV
1400 S. Austin Blvd.
Cicero, IL 60804
Phone: 708-329-4040
Fax: 708-222-8854
E-Mail: jmanz@archchicago.org

Personal

  • Date of Birth: November 14, 1945, Chicago, IL.
  • Date of Priesthood Ordination: May 12, 1971, Chicago, IL.
  • Date of Episcopal Ordination: March 5, 1996, Chicago, IL.

Education     
                               

  • University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein, M. Div. - 1971
  • Niles College Seminary of Loyola, B.A. Philosophy - 1967
  • Quigley Preparatory North - 1963
  • St. Martha Grade School, Morton Grove (6-8)
  • St. Matthias Grade School, Chicago, (K-5)


Pastoral Assignments
Other Positions
                       

  • Vicar for Vicariate IV and Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago - 2011 -
  • Vicar for Vicariate III and Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago - 1996-2011
  • Dean of Chicago’s Lower West Side  - 1987-1991
  • Pastor, St. Agnes of Bohemia, Chicago - 1983-1996
  • Associate Pastor, St. Roman, Chicago - 1978-1983
  • Associate Pastor, Providence of God, Chicago - 1971-1978


Professional
Associations

  • United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) Committees: 
    Migration and Refugee Services:
    Member since 1999
    Church in Latin America: Member 2010 - Present
    Consultant 1998-2003
    Chairman: Nov. 2003 - Nov. 2006
    Administrative Committee:
    Chairman: Nov. 2003 - Nov. 2006
    Subcommittee on Pastoral Care of Migrants and Refugees and Travelers
    Chairman: Nov. 2007 - present
    Secretariat of Cultural Diversity In the Church:
    Member Nov. 2008 - Nov. 2010

Biographical Summary