Our Bishop

Most Reverend Peter F. Christensen, M.A., D.D.

     December 24, 1952
Ordained Priest:
     May 25, 1985
Ordained a Bishop:
     September 14, 2007
Appointed Bishop of Boise:
     November 4, 2014
Installed as the Eighth Bishop of Boise:
     December 17, 2014
               View the Vespers service video here
               View the Installation Mass video here

     St. John Vianney College Seminary, St. Paul, Minn.
     Bachelor of Arts
     St. Paul Seminary, St. Paul, Minn.
     Master of Divinity
     Master of Applied Spirituality
Ministry and Administration:
     USCCB Subcommittee on Catholic Home Mission, Chairman
     USCCB Subcommittee on Native American Affairs, Member
     USCCB Committee on National Collections, Member
     USCCB Committee on Catholic Education, Member

Chancery Services

About our Bishop

Bishop's Coat of Arms

Previous Bishops of Boise

Bishop's Advisory Councils

Chancery Home

Contact Information:

1501 S Federal Way Ste 400
Boise, Idaho 83705

Phone:  (208) 342-1311
Fax:    (208) 342-0224

Email: MBaca@RCDB.org

Office Hours:  

Monday to Thursday: 8am to 4:30pm
Friday: 9am to Noon

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