The installation is the reception of the bishop in the cathedral church of the diocese.  Its principal element is the Eucharistic celebration at which the bishop presides for the first time with the priests, the deacons, and the people of the Diocese taking full and active part.

The installation of Bishop Nelson J. Perez as the 11th Bishop of Cleveland will take place at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017 in the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist.  A ticket is required to attend the installation, however, those without a ticket can view it via a live stream and other coverage from local and national media outlets.