Auxiliary Bishop Daniel Mueggenborg

Appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Seattle by Pope Francis on April 6, 2017

Bishop Daniel Mueggenborg

Most Reverend Daniel H. Mueggenborg was born in Okarche, Oklahoma, April 15, 1962, and was formerly a priest of the Diocese of Tulsa, Oklahoma.

He received a Bachelor of Science degree in geology from Oklahoma State University in 1984, studied pre-theology at St. Meinrad Seminary in Indiana and earned degrees in theology and biblical theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome.

Ordained a priest July 14, 1989, in Tulsa, at Holy Family Cathedral, he served as pastor of three parishes in Tulsa, held several diocesan leadership positions and was a faculty member of the Pontifical North American College in Rome.

He was appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Seattle by Pope Francis on April 6, 2017, and was ordained by Archbishop J. Peter Sartain on May 31, 2017.

“We should live like the temples of God we are, so that it can be seen that God lives in us. No act of ours should be unworthy of the Spirit.”

~ St. Cyprian, Bishop and Martyr

Have you wondered what the Gospel means for your life today? Bishop Mueggenborg's discipleship-focused reflections will help you explore central Gospel themes and ask provoking questions so you can more deeply experience the call of faith.