Peter J. Uglietto

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Peter J. Uglietto
Auxiliary Bishop of Boston
Titular Bishop of Thubursicum
ChurchRoman Catholic Church
AppointedJune 30, 2010
InstalledSeptember 14, 2010
PredecessorSebastião Bandeira Coêlho
Other postsTitular Bishop of Thubursicum
OrdinationMay 21, 1977
ConsecrationSeptember 14, 2010
by Sean Patrick Cardinal O’Malley, Francis Xavier Irwin, and John Anthony Dooher
Personal details
Born (1951-09-24) September 24, 1951 (age 68)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
EducationDoctor of Sacred Theology
Alma materPontifical Lateran University
Styles of
Peter John Uglietto
Coat of arms of Peter John Uglietto.svg
Reference style
Spoken styleYour Excellency
Religious styleBishop
Ordination history of
Peter J. Uglietto
Episcopal consecration
Consecrated bySean Patrick Cardinal O’Malley
DateSeptember 14, 2010

Peter John Uglietto, (September 24, 1951) is an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church serving as an Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Boston and Vicar General of the Curia of Boston.[1]


Peter J. Uglietto was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts and attended the Boston Archdiocesan Choir School and Boston College High School before attending Boston College. He then attended Saint John's Seminary (Massachusetts) in Brighton, Massachusetts, receiving a Master of Divinity degree in 1977. He was ordained to the priesthood by Humberto Cardinal Medeiros on May 21, 1977 at Boston's Cathedral of the Holy Cross. Following several years in parish and campus ministry, then-Father Uglietto earned a License in Sacred Theology under the direction of the Reverend Benedict Ashley, O.P. from the Pontifical Lateran University, Rome at the Washington, D.C. campus of John Paul II Institute for Studies in Marriage and Family. He later earned a Doctorate in Sacred Theology under the direction of Professor William E. May, Ph.D. from the same institution. [2]

Auxiliary Bishop of Boston[edit]

Uglietto was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI as Titular Bishop of Thubursicum and Auxiliary Bishop of Boston on June 30, 2010 by Benedict XVI. Peter J. Uglietto was consecrated Bishop on September 14, 2010.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Bishop Peter John Uglietto". Retrieved 3 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Bishop-elect Peter J. Uglietto, S.T.D." (PDF). Retrieved 3 December 2018.
  3. ^ "Bishop Peter John Uglietto". Retrieved 8 January 2013.

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Episcopal succession[edit]

Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Auxiliary Bishop of Boston
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Sebastião Bandeira Coêlho
Roman Catholic Titular See of Thubursicum
Succeeded by