Baltimore Archbishop William Lori sings during opening prayer at the annual general assembly of the U.S. bishops' conference in Baltimore June 11, 2019. Archbishop Lori, who also is apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, WVa., announced July 17 that the diocese has selected a new external auditor as part of the progress that has been made since Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Bishop Michael Bransfield as head of the diocese in September 2018. (CNS photo/Bob Roller)