Bishop McConnell visits

Bishop Dorsey W.M. McConnell greets St. Stephen's parishioner and usher Marshall Swauger.

Bishop Dorsey W.M. McConnell greets St. Stephen’s parishioner and usher Marshall Swauger.

The Right Rev. Dorsey W. M. McConnell, Bishop of Pittsburgh, visited St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church on Feb. 17 for the 10 a.m. service. A reception followed in the church undercroft.

McConnell was elected as the 8th Bishop of Pittsburgh on April 21, 2012. He was consecrated and ordained a bishop on Oct. 20, 2012, and was formally seated at Trinity Cathedral on Nov. 9, 2012.

His visit was hosted by the Rev. David L. Kinsey, the Priest-in-Charge of St. Stephen’s. The visit was McConnell’s first official trip to McKeesport since his installation in October.

You can read more in Jennifer Vertullo’s story in the Daily News.