VATICAN CITY —
Pope Francis has named Monsignor Charles Thompson as the new archbishop of Indianapolis, the Vatican announced Tuesday.
Thompson, a canon lawyer, replaces Cardinal Joseph Tobin, whom Francis moved to Newark, New Jersey last year.
Thompson, a 56-year-old native of Louisville, Kentucky, has been bishop of Evansville since 2011.
Thompson has also taught canon law at the Saint Meinrad School of Theology, where he studied.