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Most Reverend Michael P. Driscoll, MSW, DD

Seventh Bishop of Boise




August 8, 1939


Ordained Priest:

May 1, 1965


Ordained Auxilary Bishop of Orange, California:


March 6, 1990

Appointed Bishop of Boise:

January 19, 1999


Installed as the Seventh Bishop of Boise:

March 18, 1999



St. John Seminary College

Bachelor of Arts


The Catholic University of America

Bachelor of Sacred Theology


University of Southern California

Master of Social Work


Ministry and Administration:











Episcopal Liaison for Catholic Charities USA


President of Catholic Charities of Idaho


National Catholic Partnership on Disability

Board Member


USCCB - Campaign for Human Development

Board Member


National Association of Catholic Chaplains

Board Member







About our Bishop


Bishop's Coat of Arms


Previous Bishops of Boise


Bishop's Advisory Councils


 Diocesan Pastoral Plan

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