Bishop James S. Wall

Bishop James S. Wall was ordained a priest on June 6, 1998 for service in the Diocese of Phoenix. He served as Parochial Vicar at Saint Theresa Parish from 1998-2001 and Saint Timothy Parish from 2001-2002. Bishop Wall served as Pastor of Saint Thomas the Apostle Parish from 2002-2007. From 2006 until his episcopal consecration he served as Vicar for Priests for The Most Reverend Thomas J. Olmsted, Bishop of Phoenix. On February 5, 2009, Bishop Wall was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI as the fourth Bishop of the Diocese of Gallup, and was consecrated and installed officially on April 23, 2009. Bishop Wall’s episcopal motto is “Be Doers of the Word”, from the Epistle of St. James: “But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves (James 1:22).” This passage is to remind us that we must not only listen to the words of Christ, but put them into daily action, following the teachings of Our Lord.

Course Description

From the St. Thomas the Apostle Advent Mission of 2022, Bishop James S. Wall of the Diocese of Gallup offers a reflection on the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist.

Hours of Instruction:  1

Course Curriculum

  • 1

    Christ in the Eucharistic - Our Light in Times of Darkness

    • Reflection Questions for Online Courses

    • Homily - Bishop James S. Wall

    • Talk - Bishop James S. Wall

    • Further Reading - By Bishop James S. Wall