Curriculum Vitae

Bishop Malone

  • Date of Birth:  March 19, 1946
  • Ordination to Priesthood:  May 20, 1972
  • Ordination to Episcopacy:  March 1, 2000
  • Installation as 11th Bishop of Portland, Maine:  March 31, 2004 
  • Appointed 14th Bishop of Buffalo:  May 29, 2012
  • Installation as 14th bishop of Buffalo:  Aug. 10, 2012
  • Appointed apostolic administrator, Diocese of Portland: Aug. 10, 2012 (tenure ended Feb. 14, 2014)

Education

  • A.B., B.D., M.Th. Saint John Seminary; Boston, Mass.
  • S.T.L. Weston Jesuit School of Theology; Cambridge, Mass.
  • Th.D. Boston University; Boston, Mass.

Honorary Degrees

  • D.D., St. Joseph's College of Maine, 2007
  • L.H.D., Canisius College, 2013
  • L.L.D., Niagara University, 2013
  • L.H.D., Christ the King Seminary, 2014
  • L.H.D., D'Youville College, 2014

Positions Held

  • 1972-74 - Associate Pastor, Saint Patrick Parish; Stoneham, Mass.
  • 1974-76 - Voluntary leave of absence from parish ministry
  • 1974 - Faculty, St. Clement High School, Somerville, Mass.
  • 1976-79 - Faculty, Xaverian Brothers High School, Westwood, Mass.
  • 1979-90 - Faculty, Saint John Seminary; Brighton, Mass.
  • 1990-93 - Chaplain, Harvard Catholic Student Center; Cambridge, Mass.
  • 1993-98 - Associate director for Jewish-Catholic Relations, Office for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs,  Archdiocese of Boston
  • 1993-2000 - Director of Religious Education, Archdiocese of Boston
  • 1995-2000 - Secretary for Education, Archdiocese of Boston
  • 2000-2004 - Auxiliary of Boston, South Region
  • 2004-2012 - Bishop of Portland, Maine
  • 2012-2014 - Apostolic Administrator, Diocese of Portland
  • 2012-present - Bishop of Buffalo

Boards and Committees

  • Episcopal Advisor, National Conference for Catechetical Leadership, (2001-2007)
  • Advisory Forum for the Center for Catechetical Initiatives, University of Notre Dame (2003-present)
  • International Chaplain, Daughters of Isabella (2004-2008)
  • Board of Trustees of Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary (2005-2014)
  • Chairperson of Ad Hoc Committee to Prepare the Special USCCB Assembly (2007)
  • USCCB Committee on Evangelization (2002-2008)
  • President of Corporation of NECDDRE (New England Conference of Diocesan Directors of religious Education) (2004-2012)
  • USCCB Committee on Catechesis (2002-2008)
  • USCCB Committee on Laity (2005-2008)
  • USCCB Bishops' Committee for the Protection of Children and Young People - Region I Representative (2006-2011)
  • USCCB Task Force on Safe Environment Training (2006-2008)
  • USCCB Communications Committee (2006-2008)
  • Board of Directors, St. Mary's Seminary Baltimore (2007-present)
  • USCCB Committee on Evangelization and Catechesis, chairman (2008-2011); member (2003-present)
  • St. Joseph's College of Maine, Board of Trustees (2008-2012)
  • Catholic Relief Services, Board of Directors (2009-present)
  • Catholic Scripture Study International, Advisory Board (2010-present)
  • USCCB Task Force to Review the National Collections (2011-2012)
  • USCCB Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty, consultant (2014-present)
  • USCCB Executive Committee, member (2014-present)

Other

  • Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem, Knight Commander with Star
  • Knights of Columbus, Fourth Degree member
  • Knights of St. John International, Brigadier General
  • F. Sadlier Dinger Award, 2008
  • C. Albert Koob, O.Praem. Merit Award, NCEA, 2009