Two priests and a deacon from outside the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis were granted the right to minister here.
Father Juniper Cummings, a member of the Conventual Franciscan, began serving Oct. 4 at St. Joseph Cupertino Friary in Prior Lake.
Father Michael Kueber from the Archdiocese of Portland, Ore., was allowed to minister beginning Oct. 7.
Deacon William Carroll from the Archdiocese of Mexico City was given authority Oct. 14 to serve as a deacon in conjunction with his employment at St. Odilia in Shoreview.
Archbishop John C. Nienstedt, has announced the following appointments in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis:
Effective October 4, 2011
Rev. Juniper Cummings, OFM Conv., granted the faculties of the Archdiocese for the duration of his assignment to Saint Joseph Cupertino Friary in Prior Lake.
Effective October 7, 2011
Rev. Michael Kueber, of the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon, granted the faculties of the Archdiocese for the duration of his residence in this Archdiocese.
Effective October 14, 2011
Deacon William Carroll, of the Archdiocese of Mexico City, granted diaconal faculties in the Archdiocese, to be exercised in conjunction with his employment at the Church of Saint Odilia of Shoreview.