Chaplain’s 50-year journey to become bishop of Fairbanks diocese

Rev. Roger L. Schwietz, Archbishop of Anchorage, Alaska, pours anointing oil on the head of Chaplain (Maj.) Chad Zielinski, the 354th Fighter Wing deputy wing chaplain, ordaining Zielinski the bishop of the Fairbanks Catholic diocese Dec. 15, 2014, at the Carlson Center, Fairbanks, Alaska. Zielinski will be responsible for overseeing Catholic interests in an area the size of Texas, much of which isn't accessible by road. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)

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