Parish founded by Bishop McVinney on November 14, Reverend Joseph Wiseman, C.S.C., is named the first pastor. Parish consisted of about 100 families. Mass was celebrated in Edwards Hall at the University of Rhode Island.
was erected on land where the Faculty Center is now located.
Main altar was moved so that Mass could be celebrated facing the congregation.
parish. Reverend David Inman was appointed third chaplain and Director of Catholic center.
June 30 – Fr. Joesph Creedon retires as Parish Priest at Christ the King parish.
Oct 21 – the Most Reverend Thomas J. Tobin, Bishop of the Diocese of Providence, presided at the 11:30 a.m. Installation Mass of the Rev. Jared J. Costanza as the 9th pastor of Christ the King parish.