Bishop out of hospital; will resume pastoral duties

Jim Wogan Diocese of Knoxville, News

The Most Rev. Richard F. Stika, Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Knoxville, has been released from the hospital following a stay to recover from a diabetic incident suffered on March 25.

Bishop Stika wants to thank those, from East Tennessee and elsewhere, who offered prayers and sent best wishes during his recovery.

Bishop Stika will resume his pastoral duties.