When I stopped in at my office yesterday morning I found the Decree of Appointment sitting on my desk. The text of the decree reads as follows:
DECREE OF APPOINTMENT
By this decree, I appoint
THE REVEREND DAREN J. ZEHNLE
to graduate studies in canon law at the Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, with residence at the Casa Santa Maria of the Pontifical North American College, Rome, from Priest Secretary and Master of Ceremonies to the Bishop, and Associate Director of the Office for Vocations, effective July 1, 2013.
/s/ Most Reverend Thomas John Paprocki
Bishop of Springfield in Illinois
May 9, 2013
Springfield, IllinoisNow it will be filed away with the other Decrees of Appointment I have received.