Retired Auxiliary Bishop John Gorman celebrates 95th birthday

Auxiliary Bishop John Gorman celebrated his 95th birthday on Dec. 11, 2020.
A deacon incenses Bishop Gorman during a Mass at the Poor Clares Monastery in Palos Park on March 18, 2012. (Karen Callaway/Chicago Catholic)
Msgr. John Gorman in 1973. (Cardinal Bernardin Archives and Records Center)
Bishop John Gorman pours a drink for a child during a 1989 visit to the soup kitchen at St. Bartholomew Parish in Waukegan. (Chicago Catholic file photo/Sandy Bertog)
Bishop John Gorman visits the Lake County Jail in this undated file photo. (Chicago Catholic file photo/Sandy Bertog)