Msgr. Charles Pope attained his M.A. in Moral Theology and his Master of Divinity degree from Mount St. Mary’s Seminary in 1989. Ordained to the priesthood in that same year, Msgr. Pope has served at several parishes in the Archdiocese of Washington, and he was named a Monsignor in 2005 by Pope Benedict XVI. He has served as pastor at Holy Comforter–St. Cyprian parish in Washington, D.C. since 2007.