A Dedicated Bishop Focusing on Community and Social Work
MOST REV. TIMOTHY CHRISTIAN SENIOR, V.G., M.B.A., M.S.W., M.A., M.DIV
Bishop Timothy Senior has been Auxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia since July 2009. Bishop Senior was appointed Rector of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, Overbook on July 2, 2012.
Prior to assuming this responsibility, Bishop Senior served as Moderator of the Curia from 2009 to 2012, assisting the Archbishop in the governance of the Archdiocese. Prior to this appointment, Bishop Senior served as Vicar for Clergy for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia from June of 2004 to July of 2009. As Vicar for Clergy, he oversaw all aspects of clergy personnel of the Archdiocese. From 1992 – 2004, Bishop Senior served in the Archdiocesan Secretariat for Catholic Human Services, both as Deputy Secretary and then Secretary. In that role, he had the responsibility for the governance and operation of the network of Catholic health care and social services ministries sponsored by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.