Diocese of Tulsa and Eastern Oklahoma announce positive COVID-19 cases

Diocese of Tulsa and Eastern Oklahoma announce positive COVID-19 cases
(Russell Mills)

TULSA, Okla. — Wednesday, The Diocese of Tulsa and Eastern Oklahoma announced that both Bishop Emeritus Edward Slattery and Msgr. Patrick Brankin, Bishop Slattery’s secretary, have tested positive for COVID-19.

Msgr. Brankin is in Saint Francis Hospital where he is receiving treatment.

Bishop Slattery remains at home.

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They are asking for prayers for a quick and complete recovery of Msgr. Brankin and Bishop Emeritus Slattery.