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Archbishop Charles Chaput

Archbishop Charles Chaput

Archbishop Charles Chaput

Charles Joseph Chaput OFM Cap. is an American prelate of the Catholic Church. He is the ninth and current Archbishop of Philadelphia, installed on September 8, 2011. He previously served as Archbishop of Denver and Bishop of Rapid City. Chaput is a professed Capuchin Franciscan and is the second Native American to be consecrated a bishop in the United States and the first Native American archbishop.