Curriculm Vitae of Bishop-Elect Michael J. Fitzgerald
Temple University – B.A - 1970.
Villanova University School of Law – J.D. - 1973
St. Charles Borromeo Seminary – M.Div. - 1980
Ordained a priest of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, May 17, 1980
Parochial Vicar, Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, Philadelphia – June, 1980 – November, 1981.
Parochial Vicar,, St. Callistus Parish, Philadelphia, November 1981 – September, 1982
Judge, Metropolitan Tribunal, October 1982 – June, 1987 – Residence, Immaculate Conception Parish, Philadelphia.
Catholic University of America – J.C.L. – 1989
Gregorian University, Rome – J.C.D. – 1991
Founder, Office for Legal Services, Archdiocese of Philadelphia (now Office of General Counsel) 1991 – 2004 – Residence, St Thomas Aquinas Parish, Philadelphia, Annunciation Parish, Philadelphia.
Named Chaplain to His Holiness with title of Monsignor - 2003
Vice Rector, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary - 2004 – 2007
Judicial Vicar, Archdiocese of Philadelphia - 2007 to present – Residence – St. Patrick Parish, Philadelphia.
Member of College of Consulters , Priests Personnel Board,, and past member of Priests’ Counsel, Archdiocese Of Philadelphia.
Member of Canon Law Society of America
Adjunct Faculty, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary.
Chaplain, Serra Club of Philadelphia.
Confessor, Holy Spirit of Adoration Sisters (Pink Sisters)