Bishop-Elect Erik Pohlmeier of the Diocese of St. Augustine greets a well-wisher during his Vespers service at St. Joseph Church, Jacksonville.



Bishop Felipe Estevez of the Diocese of St. Augustine greets those gathered at Bishop-Elect Erik Pohlmeier's Vespers service.


JACKSONVILLE | When Bishop David Toups described his friend and longtime colleague Bishop-Elect Erik Pohlmeier to the clergy, religious and faithful gathered for vespers July 21, he didn’t mince words.

“He a man of great integrity and genuineness,” said the bishop of Beaumont, Texas. “He is a wonderful man worthy of the name Christian, priest and bishop.”


The family of Bishop-Elect Erik Pohlmeier pose for a photo after his Vespers service at St. Joseph Parish, Jacksonville.

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It's become to many, an inside, old boys club... Pray God this one not suffer from what many describe today as: TMS... Tight mitre syndrome

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