New Catholic Diocese of Cleveland Bishop Nelson Perez sits down with Fox 8 News

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- There will soon be a new leader of the Cleveland Catholic Diocese.

Tuesday, Pope Francis announced the appointment of Bishop Nelson J. Perez to replace Bishop Richard Lennon, who retired back in December.

Bishop Perez stopped at Fox 8 News Wednesday to talk about the opportunity.

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